Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - fastMature Height - 15-25'Mature Width - Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Perfect, white, 6-petaled, 1-1.5" wide in panicles 6-12" long and 4-7.5" wide panicles, late June-July and into SeptemberFruit - Broad ellipsoidal 6 valved dehiscent capsule, ½ “ wide, seeds 3/8" long and winged.Leaf - Fall Color - Bronze-orange if the leaves are not killed by an early frostBark - Smooth, gray exfoliating exposing underbark in shades of gray to brown. Cinnamon brown bark develops after about 5 years.Other Features - Beautiful exfoliating bark many have supurb fall colorPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Full sun well-drained soil, best for southern gardensNative Habitat - China and KoreaDiseases and Insects - Good aphid resistanceStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Crapemyrtle.- Other plants of the family Lythraceae.- Other plants of the genus Lagerstroemia.- Other plants of the species Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei.