Tuscarora Crape Myrtley is a hybrid between the Japanese Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia faurei) and the common Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica), which was developed by the US National Arboretum in 1978. It produces long lasting clusters of dark pink flowers.
Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Plant - THE FASTEST GROWING CRAPE MYRTLE! Long lasting red blooms,Highly drought tolerant,Resistant to mildew. Red Rocket Crape Myrtles can grow up to 5 feet or more a year, and give you abundant blooms. 20'-30' H x15'-20'W feet. beautiful red flowers from early July to September...zones 6-9
New from plant breeder Michael Dirr, Midnight Magic is a gorgeous dwarf crape myrtle with deep purple foliage that highlights large clusters of mauve pink flowers throughout the summer. It's a fast grower that will quickly reach 12 feet tall, and it's drought- and disease-resistant. Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist, well-drained soil Size: To 12 feet tall Zones: 7-9 Source: Look for this variety at your local garden center. Image courtesy baileynur