Any help for this Magnolia? Can I save it?

gailuvscatsMay 16, 2014

Galaxy (I think) Magnolia bloomed and leafed out but the leaves look shriveled. Tree is around 20 years old. the trunk appears to be rotting. There are pictures on the image gallery.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

why are they over there ...

and you could have linked us to such ... as i did below ...

that has to be the biggest mag i ever saw... can we have a pic of the whole ...

there is some supreme damage under the bark ... but i dont know what ...

shriveled leaves after bud out.. is either a frost/freeze event..

or the tree is dead.. and thats all it could do ...

regardless.. give it a month.. and lets see if it pushed any more leaves.. if not.. its a goner ...

post the extra pics here ...


Here is a link that might be useful: link

    Bookmark   May 16, 2014 at 9:43AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Hi Ken-

Don't get distracted by the blonde.. See link.


P.S.- Don't know why link doesn't show up at the bottom of the post. Here it is:

This post was edited by Mackel-in-DFW on Fri, May 16, 14 at 11:27

    Bookmark   May 16, 2014 at 11:22AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
500 ft Privacy Fence/Screen trees advise
I have a very large property line that I would like...
Sick Cherry tree
One of our cherry trees has these weird bumps/exposed...
Newly planted Leyland Cypress browning on top
I live in South Carolina- clay soil, and just planted...
Hair, did you plant out your metasequoia?
And how are they wintering? I started some MG's early...
Help/how to maintain Aspens
Hi- we moved into a house with large mature Aspens...
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™