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Q.Peeling bark on dwarf redhaven peach

Zone 49103 | leiflowerb@gmail.com added on March 3, 2018 | Answered

Any why this is happening? It is aboit 2-3 ft off the ground. This is the 2nd spring I’ve had the tree and it’s over 6 ft tall.

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Answered on March 4, 2018

This look like damage from a deer or similar animal rubbing its horns on it. This can be prevented with fencing, or tree wraps.

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