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By Bizza

United Kingdom Gb

my monkey puzzle tree seems to be growing another tree out from the bottom do you think it will kill the parent tree if i cut it off

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Interesting - its a secondary main branch, isn't it. It won't kill the tree if you remove it, but a word of warning - check the whole tree from top to bottom first, looking for any signs of damage, rot, infection, seeping, oozing or anything else unusual. Sometimes plants throw out a second mainstem like this because there's damage/infection on the other one.

15 May, 2011


Is this near the house? They reach an eventual height of 80 feet with all the foliage at the top, so it shouldn't be near a building.

15 May, 2011

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