crepe mrytle - Knowledgebase Question

catonsville, Ma
Question by jrohrs1346
May 2, 2009
mine looks like its dead
no new leaves yet
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Answer from NGA
May 2, 2009

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You didn't mention how old the crape myrtle is or how long it has been in the ground. Might be winter kill. Scrape the bark off a few of the branches and look for green tissue. If there's green tissue you will soon see leaves; if the tissue is brown, the branches are dead. I hope it survived!

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