Samples with the following problems have been seen in the Clinic recently:
- Anthracnose on maple
- Botryosphaeria tip blight on oak
- Dutch elm disease
- Fire blight on pear
- Iron chlorosis on oak
- Leaf spot and melting out of turfgrass
- Maple bladder gall
- Rhizosphaera needle cast on spruce
- Slime mold on lawn
- Spruce spider mites on arborvitae
- Sulfur shelf fungi (see this week's article)
Insects identified this week in the Clinic include:
Slime Mold: A slime mold, likely Fuligo septica, the "dog-vomit fungus," found on a lawn in Johnson County. Photo by Missy Watje, Johnson County Extension.
Leafcurl Ash Aphid Damage: Deformation of ash leaflets caused by leafcurl ash aphid. Photo by Aleta Cochran Dallas County Extension
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