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Lagerstroemia fauriei /Japanese Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia fauriei  / Lagerstroemia fauriei
This cinnamon colored bark is common characteristic for many of the contemporary cultivars that have fauriei in their breeding line
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This cinnamon colored bark is common characteristic for many of the contemporary cultivars that have fauriei in their breeding line

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia fauriei
Common Name: Japanese Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 20-30 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Bark, Trunk, and Branch Features
Crape Myrtles
Comments: The species that give the cinnamon bark to the hybrids between it and L. indica. Has resistance to leaf spot, aphids and powdery mildew.