Please diagnose my tree

Asked March 19, 2018, 1:05 PM EDT

What is the problem of my Little Gem magnolia tree? The attached photos were take today in western KY. It was planted 2 years ago and has been healthy and pretty up to now.

Carlisle County Kentucky

1 Response

Sent in a sample just like that results came back winter injury. Keep leaves raked up out from other the tree. A fungicide might help but will probably not solve the problem. You can take leaf samples into your extension office and they can send to the plant lab.