Impala Lily

Broken Branch Damaged Bark

Charmain added on December 3, 2017 | Answered

hi, please help. Someone had broken a branch off my Impala Lily (Adenium Multiflorum). But instead of making a clean cut it was pulled of and tore into the bark. I read you said that you must cut an oval shape around the damaged area so that it is a clean cut... will this apply to this succulent tree too? It is quite jagged and ugly. What should I do?

Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on December 3, 2017

At this point, the best option would be to apply peroxide with a cotton ball or soft cloth. This will prevent any infection. Over time the wound will heal itself. Here is an article that will help:

Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Impala Lily

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.