Maple Trees
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Maple Tree Bark

Zone Northern Nevada | patti added on August 3, 2011 | Answered

My tree is shedding, dropping most of the bark off in just a matter of 7-10 days. What causes this and how can I repair the damage to prevent future shedding?

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Heather
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Answered on August 5, 2011

There are many things that can cause this, including that it is a normal process. Some maple trees, like the paperbark maple, naturally loss bark. If your variety of maple is not one that naturally exfoliates its bark, this article will help you pinpoint the disease it might have:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/maple/maple-tree-bark-disease.htm

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