Dead? Douglas Fir - Knowledgebase Question

Farmington, Ne
Question by lorih0111
February 3, 2010
I have several douglas firs that were planted 2 years ago. One of them has turned reddish brown this winter. Is it dead?


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Answer from NGA
February 3, 2010

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Reddish needles indicate dead needles. You might want to prune or bend one of the branches to see if it is green inside or snaps in two. If it bends rather than snaps in two, the branch is still alive. If it snaps in two it's dead. Let's cross our fingers!

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