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Updated: September 11, 2023
Key to Common Problems of Dogwoods
What's wrong with my dogwood, you ask? Use this guide to determine the common pests, diseases, and abiotic problems of dogwoods.
Updated: April 24, 2023
Elsinoë Leaf Spot of Dogwood
Spot anthracnose or Elsinoë leaf spot on flowering dogwood trees can infect flowers, leaves, and fruit but resistant cultivars are available.
Updated: March 6, 2023
Flowering dogwood is an understory flowering tree native throughout Maryland.
Updated: March 1, 2023
Growing Flowering Dogwood Trees
Learn how to plant and care for dogwood trees. Choose from our list of disease-resistant dogwoods to prevent some of the common disease problems.
Updated: February 28, 2023
Discula anthracnose disease on dogwood causes leaf spots with tan or purple borders on the leaves.
Updated: February 27, 2023
Powdery Mildew Disease on Trees and Shrubs
Powdery white growth on the leaf surfaces of trees is a fungus that grows and spreads rapidly when warm days are followed by cool nights.
Updated: August 16, 2022
Calico scale (Eulecanium cerasorum) is a native type of soft scale insect and can be difficult to manage.