Crape Myrtle Trees
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Why is my crepe myrtle shedding?

Zone 8 | Jan58 added on May 31, 2012 | Answered

The limbs and trunk are shedding the outer layer. The entire tree seems to be involved.

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Nikki
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Answered on June 1, 2012

All varieties do this, but the trees usually have to reach full maturity before they will start to shed their bark. This article has more information:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/crepe-myrtle/bark-shedding-crepe-myrtle.htm

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