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Details:
  • Date Photo Taken

    09 / 23 / 2015

  • Season Photo Was Taken

    Fall

  • Region Photo Was Taken

    Southeast

  • City

    Winston

  • State

    Georgia

  • Posted by

    Bobby

Notes:

Canker like growth at base of 30 ft cedar. Some defoliation earlier in the season has stopped and the crown is looking better. Very high sentimental value. Can the tree be saved?

Comments

  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    You’re welcome Bobby!

    October 1st, 2015 at 3:53pm

  • Bobby Master Identifier says:

    Thank you laura735! I’ll pass the news on.

    September 30th, 2015 at 7:03pm

  • laura735 Unregistered says:

    I referred your pictures and your question to someone who had studied forestry. He thinks your tree is suffering from Annosus root rot (Heterobasidion annosum, Fomes annosus). In his opinion, the tree cannot be saved. He said this can spread to other trees, root to root. Recommended you to consult a Certified Arborist to deal with the issue. Best wishes!

    September 30th, 2015 at 12:29am

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