Unique Semi-dwarf Crape Myrtle with Vibrant Pink Flowers!
The Pink Velour® Crape Myrtle PP10319 (Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit III') is sure to impress you with its vibrant pink blossoms that are contrasted by dark purple to green foliage! The distinctive burgundy-colored new growth changes to dark purplish-green as the summer progresses.
This introduction by Carl Whitcomb has dense foliage that will turn a rich orange-brown color in the fall. This variety is not only drought tolerant, but also resistant to powdery mildew, making it versatile in a variety of conditions.
It tops out at 6-10 feet tall and 6-8 feet wide, and can be planted as a specimen or in groups. Pink Velour® Crape Myrtle is easy to grow and needs full sun and well drained soil. Allow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system.
The Pink Velour® Crape Myrtle is ideally suited for formal or informal design in the home landscape, street plantings and community plantings. For grouping or borders, be sure to space, 10 feet apart.
This beautiful semi-dwarf crape myrtle tree, with its vibrant fuchsia pink crepe flowers, will become a standout in any landscape!
* Powdery mildew resistant
* Vibrant fuchsia flowers
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Lagerstroemia PINK VELOUR 'Whit III'|
|Foliage||Purple to Green|
|Mature Height||6 - 10 feet|
|Mature Spread||6 - 8 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|