I found a cocoon that was gray with red spikes attached to my cypress tree can anyone tell me what it is?

Answer I have a feeling you have a Cedar Apple Rust Gall. It is not a cocoon. It is a fungal disease that has a symbiotic cycle between Cedar trees and Apple trees. The Rust Gall begins it's life on a ced... Read More »

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