Need help with fungus on unknown tree

jamshed(7)May 6, 2012

Hello:

I have this tree I cannot identify in my front yard. It has not grown much in the past 20 years that we have been in the house, but it has survived all the same. :)

I do notice that it has this green fungus or scaly growth on the trunk and branches.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/9g4eb7hgmylh7je/IMG_0270.jpg

https://www.dropbox.com/s/9g4eb7hgmylh7je/IMG_0269.jpg

https://www.dropbox.com/s/9g4eb7hgmylh7je/IMG_0271.jpg

Is this an issue? Anything I should do about it?

Any help appreciated.

Thanks.

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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

the issue is.. NONE OF YOUR LINKS WORK .. well aren't links..

and they dont work.. 404 error ...

find the HTML code .. and on preview.. if you see it .. we will

ken

    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 4:46PM
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jamshed(7)
    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 4:48PM
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calliope(6)

It isn't fungus, it's a lichen and it's harmless

    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 4:58PM
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jamshed(7)

Thanks. What type of tree is this? (Sorry, I am extreme novice at gardening ...)

    Bookmark   May 6, 2012 at 5:12PM
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