Crepe myrtle - Lagerstroemia EternalBack in stock: NOW
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Crepe myrtle trees are stunning in full flower, but not all of us have the space for a large shrub-tree. Enter Eternal, a compact dwarf crepe myrtle, bursting with blooms, perfect petite patio size. We predict big things for this little lilac Lagerstroemia. Check out Eternal and The Eternal for contrasting musical choices to play to your new plants
Lagerstroemia indica With Love® 'Eternal' - crepe myrtleAPPEARANCE : Dwarf crepe myrtle in the With Love® Mighty Myrtles range, bred for patio and pot cultivation. Neat small size, abundant lilac-purple clusters of flowers. Also sold as With Love® 'Violetta'
USE FOR : Pots and containers, front of border, mixed garden plantings
PLANTING : Plant in full sun in the garden or in container. Happy in clay soil, frost hardy.
CARE : Water regularly during the first 8-12 weeks until the plant is established, then during dry periods until the plant develops a trunk. Prune in autumn following leaf fall for improved summer flowering and denser growth; or deadhead after first flowers to keep an elegant shape and encourage a second flower flush. Fertilise using a slow release fertiliser twice yearly.
HEIGHT & WIDTH : 1.2m H x 1.2m W
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide. May be supplied as 'plugs', shipped inside plastic pots for protection. These are slightly smaller than our usual tubestock, with a healthy root system ready for planting or potting on. In WA or TAS? We can't ship this plant to you for state biosecurity reasons.