Christmas tree crops and other species of trees are showing massive stress making them vulnerable to damaging insects and viruses. Urban Forestry Specialist, Lindsey Purcell
, and Phil Marshall
, DNR plant pathologist, shares in interview with Indiana news sources including Rushville Republican
, the state's official tree, the tulip tree, is showing it's inability to withstand drought.
, Urban Forestry Specialist, Department of Forestry and Natural Resources, Purdue University