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Juniper > Trunk/Branches > Bark chewed or removed

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Rodent damage

  • Bark is completely chewed from branches and stems
  • Majority of damage occurs in winter and early spring on braches or stems not protected by snow
  • Foliage turns yellow to brown on branches the bark was removed

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