Trees appear thin and yellowish from a distance
Leaves drop from the top down
Leaves often show "fish bone" pattern of brown midrib and veins
85% mortality on average (varies from site to site)
15% survive but most look pretty ragged
Most die within 2-6 months, some linger for years
Not known to produce spore-producing fungal mats
Note: Live oaks may not be planted in Lakeway. See Lakeway Oak Wilt Ordinances or Section 24.02.402 of the Lakeway Code of Ordinances for more information.