Carolina Beauty Crepe Myrtle is a small growing tree with light red panicle flowers from July to September and the foliage turns orange in the fall, it has an attractive gray - brown bark as it matures. A symmetrical tree in shape with a moderately dense crown. The fruit is persistent and attractive. Carolina Beauty has 3 seasons of interest due to its blooms and fall foliage. A good choice for use as a specimen tree, in the mixed border, or planted in groupings.