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Kajukid

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are my pines okay??
« on: September 18, 2011, 03:21 AM »
so i have been noticing that some of my JBP needles are breaking in half on their own...they trun brown and then break off, in half...is this normal, or is something wrong?
 

scottroxburgh

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Re: are my pines okay??
« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2011, 07:13 AM »
Looks like the start of dothistroma?

Get some copper fungicide and spray away.
 

Kajukid

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Re: are my pines okay??
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2011, 01:08 PM »
how offten so i spray it?
 

tanlu

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Re: are my pines okay??
« Reply #3 on: September 18, 2011, 08:17 PM »
My JBP has it too on several needles. I don't think it's anything serious, and if it bothers you that much just pluck it out. Just keep it as healthy as possible---Full sun, aggressive feeding, and fast draining.