Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei 'Zuni (purple)'

Crepe Myrtle

Small and multi-stemmed, this variety can be used as a shrub or small tree. Foliage has red tinges when young and matures to a shiny dark green, with autumn foliage providing a colourful display of orange, red and maroon. Stunningly beautiful and free-flowering, masses of violet purple flower trusses appear from summer through to autumn. Bark provides further interest as it peels, creating a mottled effect on the trunk. Relatively hardy, this variety is resistant to powdery mildew and will tolerate periods of dryness once established.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
30cm/14L 1.0-1.2m Available now
50cm/52L 1.8-2.2m In production
100L 2.2-2.5m Available now
Common Name Crepe Myrtle
Foliage Deciduous 185
Form Round 138
Mature Size 4 x 3m
Family Lythraceae 17
Genus Lagerstroemia 16
Species Indica x fauriei 12
Uses
Great specimen tree suitable for small garden areas, road reserves, building entryways.
Position & Soil
Prefers moist, well drained, slightly acidic soils, in a location receiving full sun.
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