Local lilac problem
The lilacs in our area are experiencing brown withered leaves again this year. What can I do?
Wright County Minnesota
Thank you for writing.
Without a picture, it is hard to say. It sounds like bacterial blight
Thats what I suspected. What’s the best course of action?
Thanks for writing back. Please review the treatments in the links that I sent. Prune dead areas Dispose of properly Consider a copper contains fungicide. https://hortnews.extension.iastate.edu/lilac-bacterial-http://hyg.ipm.illinois.edu/pastpest/200808c.html