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Q.Bark on young maple peeling

Zone ? | santo added on May 6, 2012 | Answered

Our young maple tree is losing bark just as our older one did and we had to take it down. How can we address this?

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Answered on May 12, 2012

There are many reasons this can happen to a tree and it is extremely difficult to diagnose without being able to examine the tree. As you have lost one maple, and are losing another, I would say that it is likely a maple specific disease, but beyond this I can only recommend having a tree professional come and examine the tree to see if they could determine the cause.

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