"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon
Mea Nursery

"Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle, 2 or 3 gallon

Regular price $49.98 Sale price $64.99 Unit price per

Common Name: "Natchez" Classic Crape Myrtle

Flowering Ornamental Shrubs

 Botanical Name: Lagerstroemia ‘Natchez’
  • white bloom clusters
  • available in 2 or 3 gallon container
  • repeat blooming
  • Leaves and bark turn a bright orange in the fall 
  • Best Zone:  5 to 9
ITEM DESCRIPTION:
A large shrub or small tree with smooth, dark, cinnamon brown, exfoliating bark. Glossy green leaves turn vibrant orange-red in fall. Panicles of pure white, soft-textured flowers bloom all summer.
A large shrub or small tree with smooth, dark, cinnamon brown, exfoliating bark. Glossy dark green leaves turn vibrant orange-red in fall. Panicles of pure white, soft-textured flowers bloom all summer. Makes an excellent specimen, accent or group planting. Deciduous.
How far apart you plant crape myrtles depends largely on the cultivar you plant. "Natchez" is one of the largest cultivars, growing at least 25 feet tall. It demands a spacing of at least 15 to 20 feet between trees.
PLEASE CHECK YOUR LOCATION ON THE ZONE MAP. The zone determines where your shrub will best grow. 

  • Low Maintenance
  • Attracts Hummingbirds, Butterflies & Bees
  • Bloom Shape:  blooms formed into a cone shaped cluster of flowers
  • Bloom Time:  Spring - Summer
  • Fragrance:  none
  • Habit:  upright
  • Foliage Color: Light to medium green, glossy foliage
  • Sun Tolerance:  Sun (> 6 hours sun) to part-sun (4-6 hours sun)
  • Watering Requirements:  Water daily until established, then water when top layer of soil feels dry. Increase the watering frequency in periods of heat.  
  • Spacing:  plant 15-20 feet apart
  • Mature Height:  25 feet
  • Mature Width:  10 feet
  • Other Characteristics:  Soil pH should range from 5.0 to 6.5
  • Pruning:  Pruning should be done about two months after it flowers. Cut the season’s recent shoots back to within three buds from the base. These buds will then bear the coming season’s new shoots and flowers.
 
   

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