Crape Myrtle Trees

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Zone Lynchburg, VA | Anonymous added on August 20, 2019 | Answered

I live in Lynchburg, VA and was wondering whether spring or fall is a good time to plant, and what kind of soil to use. Thank you.

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Answered on August 21, 2019

Crape myrtles need a sunny location and well drained soil. It is not fussy about soil and is adaptable to many soil types. No need to amend the soil.
Fall is the best time to plant trees and shrubs, however often spring has the best selection in nurseries.

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