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Lagerstroemia 'Sioux' /Sioux Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia 'Sioux'  / Lagerstroemia 'Sioux'
A very good pink flowering cultivar
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A very good pink flowering cultivar

Interesting bark, as do most of the cultivars with Indian names

A heavy flowering cultivar

Large flower heads

Pink flower head contrasted against a blue summer sky

Outstanding autumn color

Plenty of flowers in top where it gets more sun

Sioux is an upright growing variety

A late blooming cultivar often not in peak plume until late Jult or early August

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia 'Sioux'
Common Name: Sioux Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Crape Myrtles
Plants for Autumn Color
Comments: This variety has it all: beautiful pink flower color, large flower heads, cinnamon colored bark, striking autumn color and vigorously growing tree.