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Q.Is There A Way To Restart Growth From The Center Stem Of A Podocarpus Maki That Has Been Broken Off?

Zone 9 | sassybasslady added on May 23, 2021 | Answered

A tree fell and broke the stem/trunk of the yew. If it won’t grow taller now I will need to remove it and re plant a new one in the spot.

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Answered on May 24, 2021

Unfortunately, your photos did not come through. I am unable to see the damage. In most cases, new leader branches will take over after damage. Likely, it will regrow just fine. It may take a few years, though.

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