Carolina Beauty Red Crape Myrtle
lagerstroemia indica carolina beauty
Carolina Beauty Crepe Myrtle is a small growing tree with dark 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.
Mature Height : 15-20 Feet
Mature Width : 12-15 Feet
Exposure : Full sun to partial shade
Hardiness Zones : 7-9