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Lagerstoemia indica 'Bergerac


Lagerstoemia indica 'Bergerac

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Wonderful small tree for late summer colour. Large heads of magenta crinkled flowers make a spectacular show. The attractive rich green leaves turn red and orange in Autumn. Prefers a sunny warm site. The trunk develops interesting bark as bush matures. Deciduous. Hardy to frosts in areas with warm sunny summers.

 
Genus
Lagerstoemia
Species   indica
Cultivar   'Bergerac

Common name
Crepe Myrtle

Family name
Lythraceae
Place of origin
China/Japan


DETAILS
Height
4 m
Width
2 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Deciduous

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Frost hardy / Prefers a sunny site

Nourishment

Trees

Category
Small 4.5 to 9 metres.
Availability
All our current stock has been dispatched out to retailers. If they have none left for you, we are growing another crop to supply as soon as possible.
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