Plant Catalog - LAGERSTROEMIA ZUNI STD
LAGERSTROEMIA ZUNI STD
Lagerstroemia x 'Zuni'
Zuni Crape Myrtle
A deciduous tree with a slender trunk and an upright, open branching habit. Frilly, pinky-purple flower clusters bloom at branch tips. Unique flower texture is like ruffled tissue-paper. Blooms last from summer into fall, attracting honeybees and other pollinators. Green color turns red-orange in fall. Alternately arranged leaves are oval, sometimes rounded, and somewhat wavy-edged. Bark exfoliates with age. Mildew resistant hybrid.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 7 - 10, 12 - 14, 18 - 21, H1, H2
Mature size: 9 feet high and 8 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate water