The girl was quite as tall as her aunt Pelagie, with dark eyes that reflected joy as a still pool reflects the light of stars; and her rounded cheek was tinged like the pink crepe myrtle
The mix of shapes and sizes includes cascades of wisteria blossoms, hardy orange and crepe myrtle
trees covered with white flowers, tiny primroses and tall asters.
Q: My crepe myrtle
tree has an oil-like substance dripping all around the base, the leaves are wilting and the trunk has white stuff on it.
Rickert hired Hazeltine Nurseries to tame it--but not too much; the front yard, with its abundant coconut palms, bamboo stands, mango and crepe myrtle
trees, conveys just the right old-Florida feeling for the neighborhood.
Other projects being tackled at the lab include development of molecular markers to identify crepe myrtle
, dogwood, and hydrangea varieties in nurseries.
Goodbye crepe myrtle
and the vertigo of the last hundred years
Even now, all I know of family was what I saw in those photographs: twig of crepe myrtle
stuck in a baby's wicker basinette, pinky ring on a young soldier, the pomade and stocking cap waves in an uncle's hair, if he was an uncle at all.
One-acre squares overflow with magnolias, azaleas, palms, fuchsia, crepe myrtle
and oleander but it is the streets that are breathtaking.
This walking tour will take you along the streets of a typical Garden District neighborhood where ancient live oaks shade these homes, surrounded with crepe myrtle
, magnolia, and banana trees.
We have a lot of pecan trees, azaleas, camellias, dogwood, crepe myrtle
The most common species in Monroe's Parks were water oak, slash pine, and crepe myrtle
and in the Schools were slash pine, crepe myrtle
, and willow oak.
They dryscaped the majority of parking lot islands, front beds and areas along the building facade, removed and replaced all diseased trees (with a net increase of 40 trees on the property now), and used native vegetation such as Crepe Myrtle
, Oak and Elm trees.