You might remember back in October 2009 I gave one of the first Friday quizzes. The featured tree had epicormic shoots, and Monday’s answer revealed the neglected wire staking that was slowly girdling the main trunk. (Be sure you click on those links to see what the tree looked liked in 2009.)
I thought you might be interested to see what this tree looks like now:
A picture is worth a thousand words….many of those unprintable.
Update January 2022 – in response to a reader question, here is the tree in 2019 thanks to Google maps.