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Crapemyrtle, Tuscarora

Lagerstroemia indica (Crapemyrtle, Tuscarora)
Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuscarora' Tuscarora Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuscarora'

Tuscarora Crepe Myrtle is a medium size grower that has 5 to 12 inch long and 4 to 8 inch wide, deep coral pink, panicle flowers and foliage that turns orangish red in autumn. Tuscarora Crepe Myrtle has attractive, mottled, light brown bark. Tuscarora is a good choice for use on corners of buildings, in mixed borders, in groupings, and as a single specimen.

Deep coral pink flowers
Flowers though summer
Medium size grower
Attractive bark

Height

15 Feet

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Spread

15 Feet


USDA Hardiness Zone 7 to 9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Border
Specimen
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Bark)
Exfoliating
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist