Crape Myrtle Trees
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Pruning Crepe Myrtles

Anonymous added on June 2, 2011 | Answered

Is there any way to keep the limbs from growing back on the trunk of the tree around the base at ground level?

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DLAStowe
Answered on June 2, 2011

In my experience, the incidence of regrowth gets less as the plant gets larger. I do not know of a way short of wrapping the truck to eliminate this and then it will still come up from the root..

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