The Muskogee Crape Myrtle tree’s lavish light lavender blooms and incredible fast growth rate make it hard to say no to this beautiful tree!
The Muskogee Crape Myrtle lagerstroemia boasts delicate light lavender pink flowers that bloom up to 120 days, with glossy green leaves that turn bright red in the fall.
The muskogee crape myrtle bloom time is in early spring and crape myrtle flowers will start opening up in late spring to early summer. The shiny light gray bark is hidden by mottled cinnamon exfoliating layers of the trunk.
The Crape Myrtle tree has an exceptional growth rate and in 15 to 20 years, the Muskogee reaches a height of 30 feet tall and up to 20 feet wide. It has a massive trunk caliper. This small tree can easily grow 3-5 feet per year and can double in size in the first 5 years of planting.
The Muskogee prefers full sun and well drained soil, and is very drought tolerant after established. It is very powdery mildew resistant. Be sure to fully water in its container pot down to the root ball before planting.
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Lagerstroemia (indica x fauriei) ‘Muskogee’
- Drought tolerant
- Showy flowers
- Disease resistant
- Fall color