Oak Trees
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Repairing holes on top of main trunk

Zone Orinda, Ca. 94563 | akarachi added on May 27, 2016 | Answered

I have an Oak tree that has several holes at the top where the main trunk gets divided to 4 and 5 branches. How can I prevent the damage to the tree? Please advise.

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kh0001
Answered on May 29, 2016

Keep in mind the holes probably won't cause the tree to die, and filling them may actually cause more harm than good. This article will help you determine whether or not to fill them, and how: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/tgen/patching-tree-hole.htm

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