Crape Myrtle Trees

Crape myrtle trunk bumps

Zone 76123 | Robin Mains added on August 17, 2017 | Answered

After normal bark peeling, saw many small bumps,whitish,up and down on trunk that was underneath, plus a long wound on the trunk

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Answered on August 21, 2017

It appears your tree may have had an injury; either mechanical or perhaps from sun scorch.

I could not find any information on the bumps that appear on the trunks of your trees.
Are the trees showing any other signs of stress? Yellowing of leaves, leaf spots?
I would show the image to your County Extension Office, they may have information on local issues with Crepe Myrtle.

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