Arapaho Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei
Small tree with unique red flowers and smooth, mottled, light cinnamon brown bark. Fall color is red-orange. Flowering in midsummer.
Great for hot full sun locations.
20' at maturity
Deep green changing to orange-red in the fall
smooth, mottled, light cinnamon brown
The Crape Myrtle is a hybrid between the Japanese Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia faurei) and the common Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica).