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Lagerstroemia Chicksaw'/Chickasaw Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia   Chicksaw' / Lagerstroemia   Chicksaw'
In the second growing season after planting
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In the second growing season after planting

Has pinkish-lavender flowers on compact plant

Produces an abundance of flowers in early summer

Each shoot generally terminates in an inflorescens

Red buds and lavender flowers

After three years plant is well established

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Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia Chicksaw'
Common Name: Chickasaw Crape Myrtle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Lavender
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Has red flower buds and pinkish-lavender flowers. Well adapted to container culture. Used as a small foundation plant, in mass plantings and as a specimen plant in small garden areas. Generally does not grow much over two feet in containers, but may get twice that hieght in garden locations with excellent growing conditions.