Lagerstroemia indica ‘Muskogee’ Muskogee CrapemyrtleBack
Growing in progress.
Large shrub or small tree. Usually multi-trunked, but can be trained to a standard. Mildew resistant, produces a landscape plant in 3 years. Bark is a shiny light gray to tan and is rather attractive. Often used in groups and under-planted with a ground cover. Aphids tend to be fonder to this particular plant.
- 24-33’ x 15’
- Glossy green, turning red in the fall
- Not showy, but very attractive
- Small brown berry, not showy
- Prolific light lavender-pink flowers from July to September