Violet Filli Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'Violet Filli' PP #14,267
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||la-ger-STREEM-ee-a IN-dih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches only 18 inches tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring toFall|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, 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, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Fall Color, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||California Lilac (Ceanothus); False Heather (Cuphea); Lilyturf (Liriope); Agapanthus (Agapanthus); Indian Hawthorn (Rhaphiolepis); Daylily (Hemerocallis)|
Grows easily in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed in early spring. Thin young trees in late winter to early spring, leaving 3 to 7 main trunks or canopy branches. Prune older trees only to remove suckers from base.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9