Miami’ Crape Myrtle

Miami’ Crape Myrtle

Common Name: Miami’ Crape Myrtle
Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia x indica ‘Miami’
Family: Lythraceae
Garden Location: Robertson Ellis Color Garden

‘Miami’ Crape Myrtle is a fast growing small tree, reaching 15 to 25 feet in height, and 12 to 15 feet in spread. Popular for its long period of summer flowering and stunning display of fall foliage, the ‘Miami’ Crape Myrtle grows well in limited soil space, making it an ideal choice for parking lots and boulevards. Other cultivars of Crape Myrtles bloom in  shades of white, pink, red, and lavender.