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Lagerstroemia 'Pecos' /Pecos Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Pecos'  / Lagerstroemia 'Pecos'
Flowers with prominent yellow stamens
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Flowers with prominent yellow stamens

Interesting autumn foliage

Colorful bark

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia 'Pecos'
Common Name: Pecos Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Bark, Trunk, and Branch Features
Crape Myrtles
Plants for Autumn Color
Comments: Another hybrid introduced by the United States National Arboretum developed in their breeding program. Has large flower heads, colorful bark and good autumn color in the foliage.