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Q.disease on fruit tree

cool1l added on May 6, 2011 | Answered

Large, green grey round marks on base and spreading up the tree to branches. Looks like mold of some kind. What do I treat with?

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Answered on May 7, 2011

This is most likely lichen, and a symptom that the tree may be ill, as lichen usually like to attach to trees that are unhealthy. This article will explain more about lichen: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/fungus-lichen/treatment-tree-lichen.htm

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