Our Grumpy Gardener gives his tips and tricks to planting crepe myrtles and making them last.
Photo: Van Chaplin
Fill in around the roots with excavated soil, using your foot to firm it. Spread mulch 2 inches deep over the top. Water thoroughly using a hose, not a sprinkler.
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