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Japanese Crepe Myrtle, Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia x fauriei 'Townhouse'

Family: Lythraceae (ly-THRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lagerstroemia (la-ger-STREEM-ee-a) (Info)
Species: x fauriei (FAU-ree-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Townhouse
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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

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Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From hardwood cuttings

From hardwood heel cuttings

By air layering

Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Raleigh, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Sep 18, 2002, flowergirlva wrote:

I don't own this tree (although I want one desperately!) but I've seen full grown specimens at the Raulston Aboretum in Raleigh, NC. They are large trees with the most beautiful smooth red bark. It must be seen to be believed.