Crape Myrtle Trees
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Care of Crepe Myrtle

Anonymous added on May 7, 2011 | Answered

When should I trim Crepe Myrtle and how far back? Also, how often do I fertilize and what is recommended?

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Nikki
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Answered on May 8, 2011

This article will help you with the pruning:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/pruning-crepe-myrtle-trees.htm

As for fertilizer, once a year is fine, in the spring. Use a phosphorus heavy fertilizer.

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