Petite Red Imp dwarf Crape Myrtle

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Lagerstroemia indica 'Petite Red Imp'

Petite Red Imp is a dwarf crape myrtle that reaches 5' tall and wide. Profuse dark crimson blooms. Trademarked by Monrovia in 1970.

Note: Regardless of hardiness zone, all crape myrtles are subject to die-back at temps below 15 degrees. Probability of this happening is increased by pruning in fall or winter. Prune only in earliest spring. Bloom will be on new wood.

* Seldom Damaged by Deer *

Attracts: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Birds and other beneficial pollinators.

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 4' - 6'
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Upright, Arching
Primary foliage Color Green
Seasonal foliage Color Yellow, Orange or Red (COLORFUL DISPLAY)
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Crimson Red
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 to 9