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Q.My Crape Myrtle Tree Trunk Is Turning a Bright Yellow

Rebecca added on May 29, 2013 | Answered

Is it a fungus? If a fungus, what do I need to do to get rid of it?

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Answered on May 29, 2013

Crepe myrtles have exfoliating bark. I've never heard on one exfoliating to leave a bright yellow trunk. You might consider taking a sample to your local agricultural extension office for diagnosis and recommendations. This article might help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/bark-shedding-crepe-myrtle.htm

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