crepe myrtle - Knowledgebase Question

Land O Lakes, Fl
Question by floorsnails
June 30, 2010
my crepe myrtle keeps growing leaves at the botttom of the trunk, is there any way I can stop it once I trim it?


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Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010

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Crepe myrtles often send up suckers from the base of the tree. You can prune them off repeatedly or you can try a product called Sucker Stopper. It may help with the problem. Hope so!

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