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LAGERSTROEMIA indica 'Rosea'

Commonly known as Cranesbill myrtle, Crepe myrtle

Deep rose-pink flowers
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  • Deciduous - oval, dark-green leaves to 8cm (3in) long, bronze when young.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - rose pink
  • Height - to 8m (26ft)
  • Height and Spread
  • Spread - to 8m (26ft)
  • Tall Shrub - upright shrub with peeling, grey and brown bark. Flowers to 2.5cm (1in) across are produced in panicles to 20cm (8in) long.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - under glass - red spider mite, mealybugs, whitefly.
  • Place of origin - China.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife - Butterfly friendly
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Lagerstroemia - Growing Guide
to 8m (26ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 8m (26ft)
 

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