Re: Weeping Willow Tree problem

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Scrape a little bark off the end of the branch you think is dead. If the tissue underneath is moist and green, the branch is still alive. Leave it alone for a while to see if it comes back. If it's dry, cut the dead part off. Don't scrape off much bark or you'll cause more trouble.
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Steve B.
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How can it be dead from the top half? Will the whole tree die? I will do as you suggest tomorrow. Thanks
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Sometimes a branch will just spontaneously die. Trees are funny that way. There's always a reason, but how much time and money do you want to spend to find out the root cause, especially when the treatment is always to cut it off to save the rest of the tree.
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