Posted by M. D. Vaden on July 20, 2003 at 21:51:16:
In Reply to: Transplanting Older Crepe Myrtles posted by Melanie Nolen on July 17, 2003 at 05:17:22:
Prune off some foliage.
Repack the earth with a shovel handle or stick to get rid of possible air gaps.
Check the landscape advice at my site shown below. In ADVICE. Its the last topic or so. Mulch is critical.
Prune off a little bulk.
Garden centers carry a spray to dilute and apply that can seal leaves.
M. D. Vaden of Oregon - www.mdvaden.com