I have a small spruce tree that was planted last fall that has brown needles...

Asked April 2, 2014, 10:06 PM EDT

I have a small spruce tree that was planted last fall that has brown needles on about 1/3 of the side facing south. The tree was planted near the house. I am wondering if this is going to be a problem with growth and what I can do if anything? Thank you in advance!

Dakota County Minnesota spruce trees winter burn

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I am sorry to hear this, here is a link explaining what happened and what steps you can take.
http://blog.lib.umn.edu/efans/ygnews/2014/03/winter-burn-on-minnesotas-ever.html