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
Red Hot™ is definitely a focal point plant. Glamorous bright red blooms and inky black foliage are all pure drama. Add some polished poise to the garden with this 10-12 feet tall and 8 feet wide summer blooming shrub. Pair with Black Diamond® Pure White® for a stunning ensemble. There’s no special care needed to keep these jewels shining. Black Diamond® Red Hot™ is low maintenance and easy care. Looks great as a blooming hedge, too!