Pink Velour® Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit III'
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||la-ger-STRE-mee-a IN-dih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Grows to 8 to 10 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||California Lilac (Ceanothus); Lilyturf (Liriope); Hyssop (Agastache); Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Indian Hawthorn (Rhaphiolepis); Mexican Heather (Cuphea)|
Provide well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed moderately before new growth begins in spring. Prune for general shaping only, in late winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9