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Lagerstroemia 'Purple Magic' PP23,906
Purple Magic Crape Myrtle
Purple Magic Crape Myrtle is a compact deciduous shrub. The foliage emerges with a reddish hue and matures to a glossy green while the large purple panicles bloom on new wood in summer. The flowers will bloom again in late summer if deadheaded. Best color in full sun and rich well-drained soil. Has excellent resistance to powdery mildew and leaf spot.
6' - 10'
6’ - 10'
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7 - 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.