Crepe Myrtle, Crape Myrtle
Lagerstroemia 'Tuskegee'

Family: Lythraceae (ly-THRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lagerstroemia (la-ger-STREEM-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Tuskegee
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Height:

Spacing:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

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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:

Orlando, Florida

Athens, Georgia

Pitman, New Jersey

Toone, Tennessee

Fort Worth, Texas

Chesapeake, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 11, 2006, justfurkids from Toone, TN (Zone 7a) wrote:

This Tuskegee Crepe Myrtle tree is 25 feet tall and quite lovely. It sports showy magenta blooms from late June through October here in zone 7 and is usually teeming with hummingbirds. It's multi-branched trunk is also quite beautiful throughout the winter.

I really love this tree.