Crape Myrtle Trees
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Root System

Anonymous added on June 25, 2011 | Answered

What type of root system does a crepe myrtle have? Will it push my sidewalk up like my oak tree is?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 26, 2011

While they do not usually have an extensive root system, it is always recommended that they be planted at least 5-10 feet from foundations, walkways, etc.

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