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Name: Steve
Status: other
Grade: 12+
Location: LA
Country: USA
Date: Summer 2009

If the outer bark is removed from a weeping willow tree, what are it's changes of surviving??

The cambium layer of bark is necessary for the tree's survival:

Anthony Brach, PhD
Missouri Botanical Garden
c/o Harvard University Herbaria

If the cambium and conducting tissues are not completely severed the tree might survive. Weeping willows are pretty tough trees.

J. Elliott

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