Photo Credit: SelecTree. "Lagerstroemia indica Tree Record." 1995-2020. May 26, 2020. < https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/lagerstroemia-indica >
Gratis Garden Trees
Lagerstroemia indica (Crape Myrtle) ~25'-high x ~25'-wide (oval to round to umbrella to vase shaped canopy) deciduous red-tinged to dark green to brilliant orange or red leaves purple to red to white flowers, per named varieties brown capsules (Autumn) origin: Nepal to southeast Asia/Philippines (not invasive) medium-low water use litter maintenance: medium-low/dry fruit low flammability medium branch strength allergenicity: medium plant at least 2.5 feet from masonry local Sunset Zones 18-21
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