Photo by Melody
It's time now to VOTE in our 14th annual photo contest! Voting ends November 7, so be sure to cast your votes for your favorites in each category here. Good luck to all contestants!

PlantFiles: Crepe Myrtle, Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia indica 'Chickasaw'

bookmark
Family: Lythraceae (ly-THRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lagerstroemia (la-ger-STREEM-ee-a) (Info)
Species: indica (IN-dih-kuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Chickasaw

» View all varieties of Crepe Myrtles

2 vendors have this plant for sale.

3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Bloom Color:
Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Deciduous
Herbaceous
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings
From hardwood heel cuttings
By air layering

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Click thumbnail
to view:

By sweezel
Thumbnail #1 of Lagerstroemia indica by sweezel

By jody
Thumbnail #2 of Lagerstroemia indica by jody

By dave
Thumbnail #3 of Lagerstroemia indica by dave

By dwarfconifer
Thumbnail #4 of Lagerstroemia indica by dwarfconifer

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive lupinelover On Jul 20, 2002, lupinelover from Grove City, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

Beautiful flowers on a dwarf plant. Fully root-hardy in Zone 6, occasionally stem hardy also, especially if mulched well.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

,
Villa Rica, Georgia
Goldsboro, North Carolina
Tulsa, Oklahoma
North Augusta, South Carolina
Lenoir City, Tennessee
Arp, Texas



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America