Pruning Crepe Myrtle
My Natchez crepe myrtle is beginning to leaf out. Should I prune now or not? I prune usually in late winter but spring took me by surprise this year.
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You can do it now, but you need to do so very soon to avoid losing blossoms this season. Here is more information on pruning these trees: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/best-crepe-myrtle-pruning-time-when-to-prune-crepe-myrtle.htm