crepe myrtles
Lagerstroemia indica
Catawba - 10'-20'H
Tonto - 10'-15'H
Pink Velour - Patented, 8'-10'H, Burgundy foliage
Tuscarora - 20'H+
Twilight - 10'-15'H
Natchez - 20'H+
Muskogee - 20'H+
Hopi - 10'-15'H
ORIGIN: Asia

GROWTH RATE: Fast

WATER: Regular irrigation; drought
tolerant once established

LIGHT: Full sun

MATURE HEIGHT: Depends on
variety (see above)

FLOWER: Large clusters of small,
crepe paper like flowers. Colors range
from white to pink, to purple to red
and every shade in between.

SEASON OF BLOOM: Summer

COLD TOLERANCE: 0 degrees

USES: Specimen; groupings; street
tree; parking lots; focal point

OTHER: Can't beat them for summer
color in the landscape.