When Is The Best Time To Prune Crepe Myrtles

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Crepe myrtle pruning is best performed in spring or early summer. However, you can cut your crepe myrtles back as needed throughout the year for shape and size control…MORE (see FAQs on how to winterize them). For example, if branches are rubbing against an overhead support structure, you may want to remove some of those branches during the dormant season.