Bushy shrub blooming with an abundance of warm coral-pink flowers during the height of summer. Small tree to 3.5m, perfect size for smaller gardens and feature planting; will clip to a hedge if started young. Usually available November-July
Lagerstroemia 'Miami' - crepe myrtle DESCRIPTION: Coral-pink papery flowers during summer on this deciduous shrub. Vigorous growing variety with smooth grey bark and an upright growth habit. USES: Ideal for light screening, topiary, hedge planting, autumn colour, and large containers. LOCATION: Plant in full sun. Thrive in clay soils. CARE: Water regularly during the first 8-12 weeks until the plant is established, drought tolerant. Prune in autumn following leaf drop for prolific summer flowering and a dense growth habit. Fertilise using a slow release fertiliser twice yearly. 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.