Crepe Myrtle Has Borer

Question From: Claremont, North Carolina, United States
Q: there is worms or something boring into the trunk of my crepe myrtle looks like ashes of a cigerette what is it and what can I do

A: If this were my tree I would get an onsite inspection from a professional - a certified arborist. To find one in your area go to and enter your zipcode. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy