crape myrtle

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crape myrtle:

see loosestrifeloosestrife,
common name for the Lythraceae, a widely distributed family of plants most abundant as woody shrubs in the American tropics but including also herbaceous species (chiefly of temperate zones) and some trees.
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A: First, you are probably right about the crepe myrtles - they do like full sun.
Capital Campaign Naming Opportunities The Building $500,000 The Board Room (already claimed) $100,000 The Library (already claimed) $100,000 Executive Conference Room $75,000 Furniture and Furnishings $50,000 Suites (5) $30,000 Reception Area (already claimed) $25,000 Individual Offices (16-4 claimed) $10,000 Kitchen $10,000 Gardens (already claimed) $10,000 Library Collection $7,500 Board Conference Table and Chairs $7,500 Arbor Picnic Area (already claimed) $5,000 Trees (5-1 claimed) $4,000 Crepe Myrtles (8-4 claimed) $1,000 Audubon Prints (6-1 claimed) $750 Large Commemorative Brick (8"x8") $500 Small Commemorative Brick (4"x8") $250 KEY already claimed partially claimed available
Russikoff helped Associated Student Body members and Bolde as they toiled in the day's heat to plant the 14 liquidambar trees and four fuschia crepe myrtles.
More than 100 newly planted trees, ranging from maples to Crepe Myrtles, surround the exterior landscape of the new West Cobb location, which was graded prior to Kaiser Permanente's purchase.
Chovan has further enhanced the gated enclave's surroundings with over 2,500 tropical plantings, from lush Washingtonian palms and sea grapes to flowering crepe myrtles, bougainvillea and hibiscus.
I'm late in the season and grieving for crepe myrtles, their long skin birthmarked, their higgledy-piggledy limbs tied with bits of old string begging to be remembered by springtime--while secret beauties in alleyways abandon themselves for a turn of phrase, no matter how hackneyed the twinkling eye.
I sobbed the last time I strolled the fragrant trails and picked my last bouquet from Princess de Monaco and Queen Elizabeth, then drove out the curved lane where pink and lavender crepe myrtles shared the fence with Constance Spry.
Powdery mildew, which also attacks crepe myrtles and roses, causes leaves to turn white.
Deep within the boundaries of the historic French Quarter on quiet Dauphine Street, lies a treasure - a unique enclave of seven Cottages accessed through a private gate, beyond a row of ancient crepe myrtles and through semi-tropical landscaped courtyards.
The courtyard was encircled by crepe myrtles, with a large tent in the center offering beverages to the guests.
Q: What is the best care for crepe myrtles in northern Virginia?