Petite Red Imp dwarf Crape Myrtle
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.
|Height||4' - 6'|
|Spread||1' - 4'|
|Primary foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal foliage Color||Yellow, Orange or Red (COLORFUL DISPLAY)|
|Flower Color||Crimson Red|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||7 to 9|