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Canker. This Tulip Tree has a canker on it. Comparable to a scab, it was caused by a wound to the tree. The tree reacted to the wound by growing this mass around the affected area. Unlike human scabs, it will never fall off. It will continue to grow in size with the tree.

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Photographs by Valerie Lykes