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Q.Will ivy kill a large oak tree?

Zone 78108 | Anonymous added on May 4, 2020 | Answered

I just moved into a new house and I love my large oak tree. The ivy growing up it is beautiful, but I have been told that it can kill a tree. Should I remove the ivy?

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Answered on May 6, 2020

Unless it's controlled it could damage the tree. Here's an article that should help:


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