Sarah's Favorite Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'Sarah's Favorite'
Sarah's Favorite is a white crape myrtle reaching heights of 10-20 feet. It is a sister to the natchez crape myrtle. The exfoliating bark is cinnamon in color.
Fall color is fantastic (red-orange). 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.
|Category||Large shrub or small tree|
|Height||10' - 20'|
|Spread||10' - 20'|
|Primary foliage Color||Green, dark|
|Seasonal foliage Color||Red-orange|
|Sun Preferences||Full sun|
|Water Preferences||Average: ensure planting area provides adequate drainage|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||7|