Summerlasting™ Coconut Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'HOCH873' PPAF
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||la-ger-STRE-mee-a IN-dih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Firewise, Mass Planting, Accent, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Waterwise, Pet Friendly, Multi-Season Interest|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Indian Hawthorn (Rhaphiolepis); Lilyturf (Liriope); Mexican Heather (Cuphea); Agapanthus (Agapanthus); Daylily (Hemerocallis)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10