tree, shrub

Lagerstroemia indica | Crape Myrtle

Crape Myrtle can be successfully grown as a tree or shrub. It offers interest all year—flowers summer into to fall, fall color, and interesting sculptural branches during winter after leaves fall. Canopy coverage: 314 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 15F

Growth Rate: slow, moderate

Height: 25 feet high

Width: 20 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: purple, red, magenta, white, pink

Flower Season: summer, fall