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Crapemyrtle, Arapaho

Lagerstroemia indica (Crapemyrtle, Arapaho)

Lagerstroemia indica 'Arapaho'

Arapaho Crape Myrtle is one of the National Arboretum releases. It grows 15 to 20 feet tall with tight branching and lustrous, dark green leaves. The tree produces dark red flowers with purple overtones which persist throughout the summer. Arapaho Crape Myrtle is a superior choice where a vividly colored specimen is needed.

Large growing
Tightly branched
Red flowers
Dark green leaves

Height

15-20 ft

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Color

Red

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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
Soil Moisture Preference
Average