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Q.Pruning crepe myrtle

Zone Brooksville, FL - Central West Coast - just at the sub-tropical freeze line | jdietri2@tampabay.rr.com added on January 3, 2016 | Answered

Live in Central Florida – get occasional freeze in Jan or Feb. When should I prune my tree back? Some here say Jan – I thought it was always Feb or March.

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Answered on January 4, 2016

February is a good time to prune the tree in it's dormancy.
Don't be to quick to prune your tree, often a Crepe Myrtle does beautifully without pruning.
Here are some links that will give you more information and help you.


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