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monkey puzzle tree


By Trees

United Kingdom Gb

my monkey puzzle tree is 30years old but a few of the branches are turning a rusty shade any ideas what it is



They can some times turn this colour due to pollution. They normally keep stems majority of the way down stem, but pollution can affect them causing them to drop. Or it may be natural as the plant has probably produced more growth up top, its naturally dropping a few lower down.

4 Aug, 2009


is there anything tat can be done to help or prevent this happening?

6 Aug, 2009


Not if it is the natural thing it does, and only pollution suggestion is move to a hill away from it all!
Have branched suddenly started to turn brown?

6 Aug, 2009


yes in the last 2 months but only the lower ones

6 Aug, 2009

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