What is happening to my Spruce trees?

What is happening to my Spruce trees?

This is one of Minnesota’s most common diseases on ornamental trees, specifically spruce trees.  This fungus is called Rhizosphaera (needle cast in laymen’s terms).  This fungus is pretty much everywhere on the lawn.  The fungus splashes up to the lower portions of...

50 degrees…in January…in Minnesota

We have had quite a crazy season here this year so far.  The weather is not quite as I thought I would, or should be.  Not to say that I don’t like the warm, because I do enjoy warm days and not having to bundle up.   But to see this all from the plants perspective...