Botanical Name: Lagerstroemia Indica
2-5: Annual / 6: Perennial / 7-10: Deciduous Shrub/Small Tree
12' H x 8' W
Fertilize once per year as new growth emerges
IDEAS FOR USE:
Flawless black foliage and masses of brilliant jewel-toned blooms from Summer until the first frost.
- Colorful foliage early Spring through Fall
- Beautiful blooms late Spring through Fall
- Drought tolerant
- Low maintenance
- Highly resistant to mildew
- Great for smaller gardens
Beautiful blooms late Spring through Fall / Colorful foliage early Spring through Fall
Water thoroughly every other day for first month. Drought tolerent once established
Full sun- 6 or more hours of direct sunlight daily
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