Early Bird Purple Crape Myrtle

Early Bird Purple Crape Myrtle

Regular price $25.00 Sale

Lagerstroemia hybrid 'JD827' PP22718

This early blooming crape myrtle begins blooming in May, often as early as Mother's Day & much earlier than other Crape Myrtles.  

Low Maintenance        Re-Bloomer           * Deer Resistant

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Photo courtesy of our growing friends at Flowerwood Nursery in Loxley, AL

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height (approx) 6'
Spread (approx) 3' - 4'
Shape Upright & Spreading Canopy
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellows & Oranges then it sheds its leaves in the colder months
Flowering Season Late Spring - Autumn
Flower Color Purple
Pollinator Friendly
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate to Fast
Sun Preferences Full Sun - Part Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 7  to 9