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Q.I Need Help With My Cherry Tree

Zone 28277 | Anjani123 added on August 18, 2020 | Answered

My cherry tree developed some mushrooms and light green spots . Couple of limbs died. Its a 12 year old tree – is there anything I can do to save it from dying . Please help

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Answered on August 19, 2020

I don't see any signs of mushrooms, but I do see the green lichens. They are harmless, though.

The dieback is probably due to another non-fruiting fungus, algae, or bacteria.

This seems to be, likely, Phytopthora root rot from what I see. Here is an article that will help:


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