What type soil and fertilizer should I be using for crape myrtle bushes in Central Ohio?
Soil and Fertilizer for Crape Myrtle
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They will survive in most any soils, as long as it is a little on the acidic side. Fertilization is not usually necessary, but a layer of compost, or half strength all purpose fertilizer every few years will be ok. This article will give you more information on the care of these: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/crepe-myrtle-care.htm