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Lagerstroemia indica x fauieri 'Arapaho'
Arapaho Crape Myrtle
Arapaho Crape Myrtle is an upright spreading deciduous shrub with beautiful bark. The foliage emerges dark red and matures to dark green before earning maroon hues in fall. Large panicles of true red flowers bloom from summer. Best color in full sun and rich well-drained soil. Powdery Mildew resistant.
15' - 20'
8’ - 10'
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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, Foundational Planting, and Hedges.
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