Lagerstroemia x ‘America’

(America Crape Myrtle)


$149.99


Hardiness Zones:

 6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

A red blooming, intermediate growing variety.

Description

Best grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Does well in loamy, clay soils with good drainage. Benefits from a slow release fertilizer. Overly fertile soils tend to produce lush foliage growth at the expense of flowering with somewhat increased susceptibility to winter injury.

Additional information

Common Name

America Crape Myrtle

Botanical Name

Lagerstroemia x 'America'

Container/Amount

10 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-sun, Sun

Height

8-10'

Width

6-8'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Summer

Flower Color

red

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

Fall Color

Orange, red, Yellow

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