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Lagerstroemia indica 'Purple Velvet'/Purple Velvet Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia indica 'Purple Velvet' / Lagerstroemia indica 'Purple Velvet'
Clear lavender-purple flowers
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Clear lavender-purple flowers

Panicle of flowers

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia indica 'Purple Velvet'
Common Name: Purple Velvet Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Crape Myrtles
Comments: One of the very low growing varieties that has the darkest purple color of flower of those on the market.