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Treating eucalyptus tree bark with neem oil

Live in Las Vegas, NV and my eucalyptus tree bark is peeling off. There is a part pulled away with what looks like wet tar underneath. We did have a cold winter this last one. What do you think it might all be?

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#1 Comment By Heather On 03/26/2014 @ 3:51 pm

It sounds like it may be wetwood. I would recommend getting an arborist to take a look at the tree. Here is more information on wetwood:

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