GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICEFebruary marks the beginning of crape myrtle season. Contrary to popular belief, crape myrtles do not need to be pruned every year. If pruning is necessary, never do so before February.
GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICEFebruary marks the beginning of crape myrtle season. Contrary to popular belief, crape myrtles do not need to be pruned every year. If pruning is necessary, never do so before February.
GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICEFebruary marks the beginning of crape myrtle season. Contrary to popular belief, crape myrtles do not need to be pruned every year. If pruning is necessary, never do so before February.

Gary Bachman: Prune crape myrtles, but don't butcher them

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