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Arapaho Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
Small tree with unique red flowers and smooth, mottled, light cinnamon brown bark. Fall color is red-orange. Flowering in midsummer.

Growing Conditions:
Full sun.

Uses:
Great for hot full sun locations.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
at maturity

Shape:
Vase

Flowers:
red flowers

Leaves:
Deep green changing to orange-red in the fall

Bark:
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).