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Old 04-25-2012, 04:42 PM   #1
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Mulberry tree no leaves yet?

I'm in SE Michigan... All the other trees have leaves but not a mulberry tree we have. We mean to take it down because it's right next to the driveway, but if it died that makes it a little higher priority.

Last August we had another maple fall, it hit some of the mulberry tree branches which I cut off, if that makes for any difference as to the likelihood the tree is dead. I hadn't expected it though because I've heard they can start growing new branches practically even from a stump. (maybe a slight exageration, but I got the impression they weren't that easy to kill)


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could it have been hit by frost? Just saw a mulberry tree that looked dead, but had leafed out for about a week and then we had a freeze and now it looks dead.


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Old 04-26-2012, 02:31 AM   #3
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Give it a couple more weeks, they are all late.
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