bark split

toucanjoe(z6PA)April 10, 2009

I have a very small Rhodo with bark split.I painted it with grafting wax.Will the bark heal or do i need to keep applying the grafting wax. Joe

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jean001(z8aPortland, OR)

Leave it alone.

    Bookmark   April 11, 2009 at 11:02PM
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rhodyman(SE PA, USDA Z6)

The wax is to prevent disease. It should not need to be reapplied unless it was not mechanically stable. In that case, splint it and reapply the wax.

    Bookmark   April 13, 2009 at 9:20AM
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