Regal Maple Petticoat Tree Only Seems Healthy At Top

Question From: J. Delosrios - Michigan, United States
Q: After the bad storm last April I had to replace a fallen tree. I replaced it with a maple regal petticoat tree. It has been a tear since this tree has been planted. I have noticed that leaves at the top of the tree are doing well. Other limbs of the tree are not. Is this normal?
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A: It is not. I would take pictures and go back to the place of purchase for recommendations. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy