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Q.Bark Splitting On Bloodgood Maple Tree

Anonymous added on September 26, 2023 | Answered

My Bloodgood maple’s bark is splitting. The tree is approx. 15′ tall & 20 years old. What can I do?

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Answered on September 28, 2023

Animals and extreme weather can sometimes damage bark, but your tree's damage seems more severe. I recommend bringing in an arborist to evaluate whether this tree can be saved.

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