Is A Fungus The Rhizosphaera fungus attacks spruce trees in Missouri. The disease is encouraged by poor air circulation and high humidity. This disease does not usually kill trees, but they may become largely defoliated and unsightly.
Oak wilt is an aggressive fungal disease that attacks the water-conducting tissues of oak trees. This disease, caused by the pathogen Ceratocystis fagacearum, is one of the most serious diseases to affect oak trees in the United States. Up Next: 5 Common Tree Diseases & How To Protect Your Trees Taking action now to prevent […]
Tree root diseases can be scary to deal with as a homeowner. You may be wondering if your tree can be saved, or if these diseases can spread to your other trees. Up Next: What Should I Do If My Tree Roots Are Damaged? The best way to manage tree root diseases is to take […]
Anthracnose Is A Foliar Disease Anthracnose is a foliar disease and affects a large population of shade trees. This disease often appears severe, but in reality, it rarely kills a tree. What Trees & Shrubs Are Affected By Anthracnose? A wide variety of trees and shrubs can be affected by this foliar disease, including: Ash […]