The deciduous crape myrtle bush (of the genus Lagerstroemia) grows well in nearly any landscape style from U. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zone 7 to With an average height of 3 to 5 .
Perform pruning for size control and shaping in winter, when the crape myrtle is dormant and leafless. If the crape myrtle is severely over.
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STOP CREPE MURDER! How to properly trim the crepe myrtle trees, instead of committing "Crepe Murder" as so many people in the south do.