What Is Green Fungus on Tree Bark?

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The most common green growth found on tree bark is called lichen. These are organisms that are comprised of a fungus and a green or blue-green alga. The lichen does not cause any harm to the trees.
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1. Scrub the lichen with a stiff-bristled wire brush to dislodge it from your oak tree's limbs. This may work on some lichens, especially if they are new. You won't be scrubbing powerfully
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Bark is the outside tissue of a plant. It's what you see on the stem or branches when you look at the plant.
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Silk Floss Tree.
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It is made up of the rhytidome (mainly dead tissue) cork (living tissue) the cork cambium, and the phloem. Really, bark is everything OUTSIDE the vascular cambium.
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