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copper and fuyu persimmons

Posted by john222-gg Mississippi 8b/9 (My Page) on
Wed, Jul 3, 13 at 21:33

I have some fuyu persimmons that are aprox 10 years old they are getting Lichen on them. It is not real bad yet but the question is can I spray copper on the fuyu trees to get rid of the lichen this winter after the leaves all fall. Normally I don't spray any thing on my persimmons they always just take care of themselves. I don't know if the lichen will hurt them it just looks bad.


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RE: copper and fuyu persimmons

  • Posted by murky z8f pnw Portlan (My Page) on
    Thu, Jul 4, 13 at 2:34

Lichen are harmless to your tree. I'm astounded that one might consider spraying a tree to kill lichen.


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