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Lagerstroemia 'Lipan' /Lipan Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Lipan'  / Lagerstroemia 'Lipan'
Bark is silvery-gray with brown patches
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Bark is silvery-gray with brown patches

Medium lavender flowers in summer

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia 'Lipan'
Common Name: Lipan Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 20-30 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Crape Myrtles
Comments: A large growing hybrid with lavender flowers was introduced by the United States National Arboretum. It is a vigorous grower and like all its kin has some insect and disease problems.