know what causes this?

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by kickin sum grass, Apr 1, 2005.

  1. kickin sum grass

    kickin sum grass LawnSite Senior Member
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    A snowfountain cherry. See the bark girdling and the course bark compared to the rest of the trunk being smooth. Just curious as to why? The others on this property do not have this.

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  2. Williams Services

    Williams Services LawnSite Senior Member
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    A child, perhaps?
     
  3. kickin sum grass

    kickin sum grass LawnSite Senior Member
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    not likely. could be but I would seriously doubt it in this case.
     
  4. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
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    I would guess you have hungry field mice or frost cracking. The kwansan cherrys crack very bad from frost.
     

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