Crepe Myrtle flower stains on black mini pebble finish

Stefv1July 2, 2013

I have beautiful white draping crepe myrtles near my swimming pool. I found a couple of spots in the bottom of my pool (black mini-pebble) and thought they were bleached from shocking my pool last summer. Today I saw similar stains on concrete directly under a white crepe myrtle at a local business in town. It literally looks like the white flower melted into the concrete and it had an identical pattern and texture as the stains in my pool.

Does anybody know what I can do to get that off of my pool surface? It doesn't rub off. In fact it has a glossy texture that feels like a permanent hardened white plaster.

Any ideas would be helpful.

Thank You

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Lori B

We are building a pool and have a huge hot pink crepe myrtle draping over our pool. We don't have plaster yet, but they just finished the decking. I wonder if the flowers will stain our decking our quartz plaster. I think it will be basically impossible to keep them completely blown off. But I will watch this thread to see if anyone has ideas.

    Bookmark   July 7, 2013 at 3:44PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
womanowned

Flowers can definitely stain your plaster. I suggest you get a Jack's Magic Stain ID kit (about $15 or less) and determine what kind of stain it is. Then purchase the appropriate product to remove it from Jack's Magic. I don't sell the stuff, but like their USA made products.

    Bookmark   July 13, 2013 at 10:07PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Would you recommend Fibre Tech?
Anyone with Fibre Tech experience like to comment?...
shuffles_gw
Pool resurface question
I am having my pool resurfaced and the supplies were...
lbrandt5
How to film pool build timelapse?
I've been lurking for months & finally ready to...
Wendy Baldwin
Please recommend a good pool builder in Southern California?
Hello, We have had a hard time finding a trust worthy...
dpautz
AquaShield pool enclosure
I have AquaShield pool enclosure for less than two...
aquashield2
Sponsored Products
Classic Stripe Outdoor Rug
$79.00 | FRONTGATE
Dunn Leather Chair - Brighton Soul White White
Joybird Furniture
Acacia 48" Outdoor Console Table - Black, Patio Furniture
FRONTGATE
Belham Living Richmond Curveback Shorea Deluxe Adirondack Chair - RCA011
$149.98 | Hayneedle
A & L Furniture Western Red Cedar Royal English Porch Swing - 412C-UNFINISHED
$233.98 | Hayneedle
A Midsummers Nights Dream Three-Light Pendant in Cool Moonlit Patina Finish with
Bellacor
Gervin Leather Loveseat - Brighton Sunset Orange
Joybird Furniture
Nuevo Mission Three-Light Island Pendant
$612.00 | Bellacor
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™