Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Growing Green: What's wrong with my pine tree?

Email News Alerts

The phone in the Extension office has been ringing off the hook with pine questions. Photos and branches are accumulating and worried homeowners are standing in line to ask, "What's wrong with my pine?" If you are concerned about reddish brown needles on your pine trees, consider the following.

Advertisement

Evergreen needles do not stay green forever. Older, inner needles turn brown and drop off after a few years. Depending on the type of tree you have, this can happen gradually or all at once.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness