White Pine Blister Rust?

Just wanted to double check, is this white pine blister rust?  Also, it appears that the heavily infected branch goes all the way to the trunk. Based on the UW factsheet, is it likely that the entire tree is infected and should be taken down? The tree is about 3′ tall. Thanks!

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Cone-like growths on evergreen tree

Anyone know what these growths on the tips of these evergreen branches are? I’m not sure what kind of tree (the client said pine).  The tree also has needles turning yellow falling off from the inside of the tree towards the branch tips. Could the yellowing just be seasonal? Brian, I can send in a sample […]

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Woody plant ID

A client found this leaf and is wondering what it is. It’s about 7.5″ across, leaf margin has blunt teeth, and the petiole is completely flat at the point where it connects to the leaf blade. Any guesses?  

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Grass weed ID

Anyone know what this is? A client said that this grass is invading her entire lawn. It appears to have complete ligules with a few hairs on them and no auricle, if that helps. Thanks!  

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Woody bush with berries ID

Anyone know what this is? It is growing in between lilac bushes in a client’s yard. She said that they have a lot of birdfeeders so she wasn’t sure if the seeds came from that. The owner is mostly concerned whether the berries are poisonous. Thanks!

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Plant ID

The owner said that this plant is growing near his porch in a bush-like form. It’s herbaceous with a compound flower. Thanks!

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Pear Disease

I know the fruit has some plum curculio damage, but what might be causing the rest of the damage on this tree? There is very little fruit on the entire tree and many of the leaves look like this. Is it scab? Thanks.

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Damaged roma tomato

Client brought in this tomato from her garden. The tomatoes are in pots and they all look like this. My first guess was blossom-end rot, but the damage seems a bit excessive. Any ideas? Thanks!  

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