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Peppermint Pink Crepe Myrtle
Peppermint Pink Crepe Myrtle will be a beautiful flowering tree that will do well in zones seven through nine. It will be smaller, only growing to around seven feet tall and five feet wide. This tree will need to be placed in either a full sun or partial shade area and will have the best results in soils that are fertile and moist but also well drained. It will have beautiful blooms during the spring and summer that will resemble the coloration of a peppermint candy. The bark and limbs are also unique and intricate and will provide a visually striking appearance. The bark of this tree has a smooth texture once the outside peels off and it looks fantastic. Creates a very special appearance for this gorgeous tree. They provide a lovely color of blooms during the summer months. The blooms are a bright pink in color with a ting of white on them; this creates the peppermint look to the flower. They bring bees, hummingbirds and also beautiful butterflies to all areas where they are planted. These trees are extremely easy to plant and grow, and they take no special maintenance. They are very popular among gardeners and are used a lot in large landscaping projects. When they are fully grown, they are very strong and hardy. This beautiful tree provides their gorgeous flowers on into the fall months if the weather conditions are great for them. They are great to provide natural fences and borders around a lawn.