The tree is nine years old. It was a bit sick last year with a fungal infection diagnosed. This year it shows no sign of life. Have I lost it?
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Are the stems (branches) still green? This article will help you determine if the plant is still alive: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/how-to-tell-if-a-plant-is-dead-and-how-to-recover-an-almost-dead-plant.htm