Home Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit II'' PP0296 ~ Dynamite® Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit II'' PP0296
Dynamite® Crape Myrtle
Dynamite Crape Myrtle is a wide spreading upright deciduous shrub with exfoliating bark. The foliage emerges reddish and matures to dark green before turning vibrant red-orange in fall. Large deep cherry red papery flower panicles bloom on new wood through summer into fall. Best color in full sun and rich well-drained soil. Catawba is mildew resistant.
15' - 20'
10’ - 15'
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6 - 9
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MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Water Regularly. Prune back in spring before bloom to promote flowers. It can be susceptible to leaf spot and powdery mildew. Watch for aphids and scale.
LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Wildlife Gardens, Urban Gardens, Foundation Planting, and Hedges.