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Choctaw Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia x fauriei 'Choctaw'

Interesting Flower Fall Colors

Characteristics:
The Choctaw is a small, deciduous, upright, spreading tree with arching branches. It features dark green foliage, great fall color, showy flowers and exfoliating bark.

Growing Conditions:
Best grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Does well in loamy, clay soils with good drainage. This crape myrtle cultivar is one of several mildew resistant hybrids

Uses:

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Upright and spreading

Flowers:
Bright pink flowers from mid-summer to early fall.

Leaves:
Glossy dark green leaves in summer turn bronze to maroon in fall,

Bark:
Dark bark that shows light brown exfoliation with age