Plant Catalog - LAGERSTROEMIA TWILIGHT MULTI
LAGERSTROEMIA TWILIGHT MULTI
Lagerstroemia indica 'Twilight'
Twilight Crape Myrtle
A deciduous tree with a slender trunk and an upright, open branching habit. Frilly, rich 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. Foliage emerges bronze, matures to dark green, and turns orange, yellow, or red in fall. Alternately arranged leaves are oval, sometimes rounded, and somewhat wavy-edged. Bark exfoliates with age.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 7 - 10, 12 - 14, 18 - 21, H1, H2
Mature size: 20 - 25 feet high and 10 - 20 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate water