Center Stage Red Crape Myrtle

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Lagerstroemia indica  Center Stage - Red

Center Stage Red crape myrtle displays black/purple foliage with red summer blooms. 

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.  Blooms will be produced on current year's wood.

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 6-12'
Spread 8'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color Black/purple
Seasonal Foliage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Deep Red
Beneficial Pollinator 'Friendly'
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences
Average: Ensure planting area provides good drainage. This will help to prevent 'Root Rot'.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6-10