Plants By Type
Purple Crepe Myrtles – Lagerstroemia Indica
Purple Crepe Myrtles do well in warm and cool climates!
Purple Crepe Myrtles will make a lawn or garden burst with color when they are in bloom. They will have beautiful purple blooms that will brighten any area. These trees also do great in creating beautiful borders around a property. They will grow to be up to 25 feet tall and can be around 20 feet wide. These trees do amazingly well in moist and well-drained soils. They do great in full sun and partial sunlight. The Purple Crepe Myrtle makes a great statement when they are in bloom. Planting these beautiful trees is a great way to bring in lots of color to a garden or natural area, and they also look amazing when planted on a lawn or other landscape. They work extremely well when creating a border along long sidewalks and driveways. These trees provide gorgeous flowers to enjoy during the summer months, and if the weather is right, they can bloom on into the early part of fall. The flowers show up on the ends of the limbs in large and small clusters. The clusters are made of small purple flowers and look amazing. These flowers attract bees, hummingbirds and also a variety of butterflies when they are in bloom. This is an easy tree to let grow and maintain and does not take any special care. These are loves by homeowners and landscapers. These make wonderful ornamental trees and can be trimmed and kept to the desired height for all garden areas and lawns.