A rborvitae disease

Asked May 13, 2014, 10:45 PM EDT

would it be possible to send a photo via e-mail to a staff member to view and give a diagnosis. Thank you in advance, Pete Minestrella

Allegheny County Pennsylvania

1 Response

Hello,

Thank you for contacting Cooperative Extension and sending your photo. I agree that this looks like deer browsing damage to the arborvitae. The shrub should regenerate a bit, but you may want to add some protective fencing around it to keep the deer from feeding on it.

My best,
Nancy