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Q.wounds on plants

Zone 11558 | malcolmiii@hotmail.com added on September 4, 2017 | Answered

Can I cover a tree wound with plain gauze, no medicine?

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Answered on September 4, 2017

You can... Trees are able to adapt pretty well though. depending on the wound... it can heal itself without intervention. If the injury isn't a fully snapped branch it can be healed typically without issue. a snapped branch can be repaired by wrapping if it is still partially attached... If it is fully severed, you should treat it like a graft.

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