Center Stage® Pink Crapemyrtle Lagerstroemia indica
Gardening just got a lot more interesting! Center Stage® Pink crapemyrtle brings the drama with its brilliantly colored hot pink flowers and intense reddish-black foliage. Thanks to its great mildew resistance and vigorous habit, you'll spend a lot more time enjoying and do a lot less worrying.
Top reasons to grow Center Stage® Coral crapemyrtle in your garden:
- Earlier bloom time than conventional varieties.
- Peppy pink flowers with cheery yellow stamens.
- Vigorously growing and freely flowering - just sit back and enjoy.
Note: Hardy down to zone 6b.Disease ResistantLong BloomingFoliage InterestResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:72 - 144 InchesSpacing:96 InchesSpread:96 InchesFlower Colors:PinkFoliage Colors:BlackFoliage Colors:PurpleFoliage Shade:BlackHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:New WoodBloom Time:SummerHardiness Zones:6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10bWater Category:AverageUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
Plant in landscapes and gardens for color from spring through fall.Maintenance Notes:
Though Center Stage crapemyrtles have been evaluated and shown to have excellent disease resistance, they should still be planted in full sun (6+ hrs/day), and overwatering should be avoided, to ensure the best performance.
If you wish to prune, do so in early spring, just as the new growth begins to emerge on the stems.Center Stage® Pink Lagerstroemia indica 'SMNLIG' USPP 33,291