Tree Problems
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Lightning Hit Tree

Anonymous added on September 12, 2011 | Answered

I have a tree that got hit by lightning. Is there anything I can do to repair the bark? Also, there is a large hole in the tree. Do I need to fill that area with something that will heal the tree?

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Nikki
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Answered on September 13, 2011

This article should help you with the tree bark:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/repairing-tree-bark-damage.htm

As far as the hole, leave it be. If you fill it in, it can cause more damage than good.

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