White Chocolate Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'White Chocolate'
Maroon-colored new leaves become bronzy-green as they mature, providing superb contrast to the clusters of small, pure white crepe-paper like flowers. Fall leaves are a mixture of orange and yellow. Makes a beautiful landscape specimen. Deciduous.
|Key feature:||Dramatic Foliage Color|
|Plant types:||Shrub, Tree|
|Garden styles:||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Cold hardiness zones:||7 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Average landscape size:||Moderate grower to 8 to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower attribute:||Showy Flowers|
|Special features:||Attractive Bark, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Landscape use:||Firescaping/Fire Wise|
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