Gardening information, publications, gardening news and community events from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Travis County.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Are your trees struggling? It may be the lingering effects of drought.
I often get asked about trees that have died "suddenly." True sudden death in trees is actually not that common. Drought stress can take years to show symptoms, and then the secondary problems move in, which may cause what seems to be a very sudden death. Extension's AgriLife Today news service has a very informative article on this topic. Read on to find out more: