Lagerstroemia indica ‘Muskogee’ Muskogee Crapemyrtle

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Description

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.

Form:
Vase-Shaped
Size:
24-33’ x 15’
Rate:
Fast
Zone:
6-9
Leaves:
Glossy green, turning red in the fall
Bark:
Not showy, but very attractive
Fruit:
Small brown berry, not showy
Flowers:
Prolific light lavender-pink flowers from July to September
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