Soft blue-pink flowers create masses of colour early summer. Crepe myrtles create a dazzling flowering display and beautiful shade in the garden. Small tree to 3.5m, ideal for street planting and smaller gardens. Usually available from November until we sell out.
DESCRIPTION: Soft blue-pink flowers during summer on this deciduous shrub, perfect for feature planting. Vigorous growing variety with smooth grey bark and an upright growth habit. Resistant to powdery mildew. USES: Ideal for light screening, topiary, hedge planting and large containers. LOCATION: Plant in a full sun position in the garden grouped with our other crepe myrtle varieties for loads of summer colour. 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 drop for prolific summer flowering and a dense growth habit; or deadhead after first flowers to keep an elegant shape and encourage a second flower flush. Fertilise using a slow release fertiliser twice yearly, thrive in clay soils. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 3.5m H x 3.5m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm in height including the pot height of 80 mm x 42 mm wide.
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