Siren Red, or Whit VII, Crape Myrtle

Siren Red, or Whit VII, Crape Myrtle

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Lagerstroemia indica 'Siren Red'

Siren Red is the darkest of the red crape myrtles (as of 2008). Large shrub. Flowers best in full sun and has a high mildew resistance.

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.

* Deer Resistant * Attracts: Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds & other beneficial pollinators.

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
foliage Type Deciduous
Height 10' - 15'
Spread 6' - 10'
Shape Upright
Primary foliage Color Green, dark
Seasonal foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Red, dark
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full sun
Water Preferences Well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone 7 to 9