Crepe myrtle, should I buy?

SeanS

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Found a CM at a local nursery that has a decent size base for the size. Around 1.5" at the soil line. Has some decent shape that I can chop down to and start building from.

The roots need some work.

Should I buy it?

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I don't understand why people post these things without saying what the price actually is.

If this tree was 5 cents, I'd buy it. If it was more than $20, I would not.
That. But also consider the location. Are these rare? Common?
Here this species is rare so I would more likely to be tempted than when in a place where they are common backyard shrubs
 

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That. But also consider the location. Are these rare? Common?
Here this species is rare so I would more likely to be tempted than when in a place where they are common backyard shrubs
Very good point. I have no idea how common they are in South Africa so it may be something to jump on. Here they are as common as dirt.
 

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I don't understand why people post these things without saying what the price actually is.

If this tree was 5 cents, I'd buy it. If it was more than $20, I would not.
I’d pass if it was free, because it’s not worth the time required to make something special from it.
 

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