Help-Repair broken tree branch

John Paul Sanborn Bigjohn.fm.MKE at postoffice.worldnet.att.net
Tue Aug 11 19:48:20 EST 1998


Why would you do that? That would stimulate root growth??????

Trees dont "heal" they genereate a new layer over the "old". a crack is
a crack the wood won't mend.

remove the limb at a lateral if possible or at the branch collar on the
trunk so proper callus can generate over the wound.

John P Sanborn
Tree Care Proffesional
Climber/Crew Leader



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