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Get them before they are gone…

Post Date:05/19/2017 3:59 PM

Myrtle’s visit is wrapping up quickly and Abilene has once again shown its west Texas hospitality for her!  May 31st will be here before you know it so make sure to order your crape myrtles before she’s gone.  

Remember, you can donate your crape myrtle to the City of Abilene if you don’t have your bed ready.  Myrtle won’t mind! 

  • Order your crape myrtles online at now through May 31st
    • 3 gallon standard crape myrtle - $20 each
    • Buy 5 and get 1 FREE
    • Pink – White – Red 
  • Pick up your Crape Myrtles on Friday, June 9th or Saturday, June 10th
    • Mankin & Son’s Gardens – 4002 N. 1st Street
      • Friday, June 9th from 1 – 5:30PM
      • Saturday, June 10th from 8AM - 5:30PM
    • Educational sessions for planting & maintenance will be:
      • Friday, June 9th at 4:00PM
      • Saturday, June 10th at 9:00AM and Noon

 For more information please call KAB at 325-734-3301.

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