EXCESSIVE SAP FROM TRUNK PINE TREE

Asked February 12, 2018, 11:58 AM EST

I cut 4 branches from my pine tree 18 months ago. This winter in December I noticed Sap coming from the notches left after the cuts. What could be the cause and what possible treatments are their

Prince George's County Maryland

1 Response

It is not unusual for sap to flow from old pruning cuts. No treatment is necessary. Monitor the tree during the growing season for any additional symptoms.

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