KC Gardens

How healthy is my tree?

The Johnson County Extension office gets a number of questions each year about the health of the inquirers’ beloved trees. Questions range from what’s eating on the leaves to why have branches died. Because trees are such a long-term investment, we want to help ensure that they will be around for a number of years. So how do we know if our tree is healthy? Ward Upham, horticultural specialist with K-State Research and Extension, offers some easy tips for determining tree health. To read more...