Maple Trees
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A broken limb

Zone 75234 | Jordanmcmakin added on June 16, 2017 | Answered

I had a painter break off a huge limb of my dwarf maple, can I try to tape it back?

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DLarum
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Answered on June 17, 2017

It would probably be better to just prune off the damaged part with a nice clean cut so it can heal over quickly without jagged edges that can leave it exposed to pests and diseases
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/what-to-do-for-storm-damage-trees-repair.htm

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