Crape Myrtle Trees
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Pruning Crepe Myrtle Trees

Anonymous added on September 28, 2011 | Answered

Where on a Crepe Myrtle tree do you cut (prune), above or below the knot? Trees are real tall, 20 feet. Where is the best place to cut for better new growth?

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Nikki
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Answered on September 29, 2011

On any grafted tree, you should always prune above the knot. This article will help you with the rest of the pruning: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/pruning-crepe-myrtle-trees.htm

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