Crape Myrtle

Gardening Guide

Crape Myrtle

New Orleans Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘New Orleans’
Miniature, dwarf, spreading, deciduous shrub with purple flowers in summer. Beautiful fall foliage color. Ideal for perennial and shrub borders.

18" tall x 2' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Orchid Cascade Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Orchid Cascade’ PP18646
Small, compact deciduous flowering shrub with a weeping growth habit. Orchid-lavender flowers bloom all summer and into fall. A nice front of the shrub border addition.

12-16" tall x 3-4' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Orlando Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Orlando’
A wide spreading, miniature crepe myrtle, with beautifully tinted leaves and violet colored flowers that bloom all summer. Creates an excellent, massed ground cover or is great in foundation plantings.

3' tall x 3' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Petite Embers™ Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Moners’
Dwarf, upright branched, deciduous flowering shrub topped by a profusion of rose blooms in the heat of summer. Perfect choice for limited space landscapes.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Petite Orchid™ Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Monhid’
Dwarf, upright branched, deciduous flowering shrub topped by a profusion of dark orchid blooms in the heat of summer. Perfect choice for limited space landscapes.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Petite Pinkie™ Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Monkie’
Dwarf form of the showy deciduous shrub. Profusion of clear pink blossoms summer to fall, attractive smooth bark texture. Excellent massed in single-color plantings or alone as an accent.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Petite Plum® Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Monum’
Dwarf, upright branched, deciduous flowering shrub topped by a profusion of plum-purple, crepe-like blooms in the heat of summer. Perfect choice for limited space landscapes.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Petite Red Imp™ Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Monimp’
Dwarf form of the showy deciduous shrub. Profusion of deep crimson blossoms summer to fall, attractive smooth bark texture. Excellent massed in single-color plantings or alone as an accent.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Pink Velour® Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica ‘Whit III’ PP10319
Small, flowering deciduous tree blooming all summer to early autumn. Deep burgundy/wine foliage turns orange in fall. Bright pink flowers. Mildew resistant.

10-12' tall x 10' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Plum Magic Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia ‘Plum Magic’ PPAF
Semi-dwarf form with fuchsia-pink flowers appearing all summer and into fall. It is a rounded shrub with a compact, dense habit. The foliage emerges plum-purple and eventually matures to dark green. Good disease resistance.

6-10' tall x 6-10' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF