Arapaho Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica x faueri 'Arapaho'
Upright and spreading tree or shrub with beautiful bark, true red summer blooms and maroon-tinged foliage with brilliant fall color. National Arboretum hybrid that is mildew resistant. Plant in groups as a hedge or use as a small street tree. Deciduous.
|Plant types:||Shrub, Tree|
|Cold hardiness zones:||6 - 9|
|Light Needs:||Full sun|
|Water Needs:||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Average landscape size:||Single or multi-stemmed small upright tree to 20 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide in 10 years.|
|Flower attribute:||Showy Flowers|
|Special features:||Attractive Bark, Attracts Butterflies, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Landscape use:||Firescaping/Fire Wise|
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