No, it's way to tall for that. We'll just see what happens I guess. The brown leaves are dead and aren't falling off, which isn't a good sign from what I understand.
Marlingardener wrote:Not terribly helpful, but I'd say wait and see. There seems to be lots of greenery on the tree, which is very hopeful.
Is there any way you can get to the "dead zone" at the top and scratch the limbs lightly to see if green shows? If the limbs show green just under the bark, they will most likely put out new leaves.