It's cold weather now in Cincinnati.
Will this effect the bush when it comes back in spring?
It should be fine, unless he (or she?) does it every day.
Hi Judy. this is Peggy. My husband is from South Carolina and they have the most beautiful crepe myrtle ever. My father-in-law had a beautiful one in Indiana and it grew well. Hope this helps you and don't give up on it, spring always has surprises for us. Good luck and Merry Christmas Enjoying Crape Myrtle in Ohio landscapes - The Chillicothe Gazette
Jun 15, 2015 - The Ohio valley is on the northern edge of hardiness for Crape Myrtle, but some Crape Myrtle varieties can be successful here if care is taken to ...