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Publications marked with an asterisk (*) are available only through the Oakland County office of MSU Extension.

Trees & Shrubs-Diseasesflowering almond
Apple Scab on Crabapples (OC0348) *
Anthracnose of Deciduous Shade Trees (E1099)
Beech Bark Disease (E2746)
Black Walnut Toxicity (OC0280) *
Canker Diseases (OC0278) *
Cedar Apple and Related Rusts on Landscape Plants (BP137W)

Chlorosis of Ornamental Plants (OC0284) *
Cottony Maple Scale (OC0346) *
Cytospora Canker (MSU-DS13)
Diplodia Tip Blight (OC0698) *
Dogwood Anthracnose (MSU-DS04)
Dothistroma Needle Blight (OC0263) *
Dutch Elm Disease (HYG3308-08)
Evergreen Needle Drop (OC0282) *
Fire Blight of Trees & Shrubs (E0841)
Leaf Scorch on Trees & Shrubs (OC0255) *
Maple Tar Spot (MSU-DS15)
Oak Wilt in Michigan (E2764)
Phomopsis Canker of Spruce (E2417)
Pine Needle Scale-Biology & Management (E2812)
Pine Wilt Disease (MSU-DS23)
Rhizosphaera Needle Cast (MSU-DS30)
Shade Tree Disorder: Decline, dieback or early senescence (OC0262) *
Sphaeropsis Tip Blight of Pines (BP24W)

Tree Decline (BP37W)
Tree Diseases 1 (OC0391) *
Tree Diseases 2 (OC0392) *
Tree Diseases 3 (OC0393) *
Verticillium Wilt of Shade Trees & Woody Ornamentals (E1860)
Woody Ornamental Diseases(OC0394) *


Trees & Shrubs-General
A homeowner's guide to nutrition and fertilization of landscape trees and shrubs (OC0721) 
Ash Tree Identification (E2942)
Autumn olive (invasive, OC0715)
Black locust (invasive, OC0719)
Causes of Bark Splitting on Trees (OC0476) *
Common buckthorn (invasive, OC0718)
Distinguishing Ash from Other Common Trees (E2892)
Don't Guess ... Soil Test (E3192)
Fertilizing Trees & Shrubs (MSU-DS09)
Glossy buckthorn (invasive, OC0716)
Growing Evergreen Trees from Seed (OC0279) *
Growing Nuts (NCR0237)
Homeowner's Guide to Nutrition and Fertilization of Landscape Trees & Shrubs  
Imprelis herbicide injury to landscape trees, a homeowner's guide (OC0699) *
Identifying Trees of Michigan (E2332)
Japanese barberry (invasive, OC0713)
Japanese knotweed (invasive, OC0717)
Maple Syrup Production (Iowa State University F-337A)
Oriental bittersweet (invasive, OC0714)
Planting and Care of Ornamental Landscape Plants (E1947)
Pruning Ornamental Trees & Shrubs (Purdue HO4-W)
Pruning Trees & Shrubs (University of Minnesota Extension WW-00628)
Recommended Alternatives to Ash Trees (E2925)
Salt Tolerant Plants List (OC0257) *
Selecting Ornamental Plants (E1936)
Smart Trees and Shrubs for Michigan Landscapes (CH0009)
Swallow-worts (invasive, OC0720)
Taxus (Yew) Dieback (BP51W)
Tree & Shrub Planting Guidelines (MSU-DS08)
Tree Roots: Where Are They? (OC0478) *
Tree Wound Dressings are Cosmetic (OC0251) *
Why Trees Drop Leaves and Twigs (OC0405) *
Winter Injury of Ornamentals (BP2W)
Winter Protection of Plant Material (OC0246) *

Tree showing decline due to emerald ash borer damage

Trees & Shrubs-Insects & Pests
Asian Longhorned Beetle (E2693)
Balsam Twig Aphid, Biology & Management (E2813)
Birch Leafminer & Bronze Birch Borer (OC0268) *
Boxelder Bugs (OC0142) *
Calosoma Sychophanta: A Natural Enemy of Gypsy Moth Larvae & Pupae (E2622)
Cloth Banding Trees to Supress the Gypsy Moth (E2300)
Common Oak Defoliators in Michigan (E2633)
Comparison of the Eastern Tent Caterpillar, Forest Tent Caterpillar & Gypsy Moth E2299)
Diagnosing Shoot-Boring Insects of Pines (NCR0528)
Directory of Exotic Forest Insect & Disease Pests (E2811)
Don't Be Fooled by Look-Alikes! Watch Out for the Exotic Emerald Ash Borer (E2944)
Eastern Tent Caterpillar
Emerald Ash Borer & Your Woodland: Why you should be concerned about the emerald ash borer (E2943)
Entomophaga Maimaiga: A Natural Enemy of Gypsy Moth (E2604)
European Sawfly: Identification & Management (E2694)
Gypsy Moth - Locating & Destroying Egg Masses (OC0408) *
Fall Webworm: Identification & Management (E2695)
Gypsy Moth and Your Shade Tree (E2634)
Gypsy Moth in Michigan: Homeowner's Guide (E2302)
Homeowner Guide to Emerald Ash Borer Treatments (E2955)
Insect Galls on Trees and Shrubs (OC0258) *
Insecticide Options for Protecting Ash Trees from Emerald Ash Borer (E3075)
Lecanium Scale Control (OC0137) *
Magnolia Scale (OC0519) *
Maple Petiole Borer (OC0283) *
My Ash Tree is Dead ... Now What Do I Do? (E2940)
Native Borers & Emerald Ash Borer Look-alikes: Native Ash Borers (E2939)
Orange-striped Oakworm: Identification & Management (E2654)
Pine Needle Midge (E2061)
Scale Insects (OC0152) *
Signs & Symptoms of the Emerald Ash Borer (E2938)
Spruce Budworm (University of Minnesota, IPM of Midwest Landscapes)
Spruce Gall Adelgids (OC0328) *
Western Conifer Pine Seed Bug (OC0424) *


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