Give your garden a brilliant boost with the vivid beauty that only the Lavender Lace™ Black Diamond® Crape Myrtle tree can offer.
The striking deep black foliage of the Black Diamond plant contrasts beautifully with the boldly colored pinkish purple blooms, making it a beautiful statement piece in the garden or landscape. The light lavender flower clusters will appear in early spring and last until the winter months.
Black Diamond Crape Myrtle Lavender Lace will make a unique impact as an accent plant or group 3-5 for a magnificent mass planting or flowering hedge. Growing approximately 10-12 feet tall and 8 feet wide, the flowering shrub is a perfect fit for most gardens. It stays nice and compact as a small tree and has a moderate growth rate.
Black Diamond Crape Myrtle Care
This brilliant lavender blooms will flower all summer up until fall’s first frost. For best results, grow in full sun to partial shade with well amended soil; once established, the lavender crape myrtle tree is very drought tolerant.
It will benefit from the addition of a slow release fertilizer at the top of the root ball once a year. This will help with continuous flowering. The Black Diamond series is pest and disease resistant, as well as drought tolerant and mildew resistant.
These trees are perfect for lining a driveway or fence lines. Grow across the United States in USDA growing zones 6-9.
They do not ship bare root. They are rooted in their nursery container in soil.
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- Deep lavender blooms
- Uniquely colored foliage
- Drought tolerant
- Great size for smaller gardens