Black Diamond Crape Myrtle Blush Dormant Packaged Tree
The Black Diamond Crape Myrtles are a must have for your landscape or garden. They can be trimmed to remain a full shrub, hedge, wind-break or grown into a full sized beautiful flowering tree. Black Diamond Crape Myrtles have distinctive dark, almost black leaves, providing a lovely contrast to the beautiful blossoms. The Blossoms of the Blush Crape Myrtle are a soft shade of pink fading to white, which offsets the intense dark leaves. The soft pink blooms reach their productivity peak during the summer and fall.
This variety can reach 12 ft. in height and a spread of 4 ft. to 5 ft. Crape Myrtle make a real statement when lining driveways, fence lines or can be used to hide unsightly items in your landscape, like electrical boxes, a/c units or propane tanks. The Black Diamond series is drought tolerant, mildew resistant and fairly low-maintenance.
The Blush Crape Myrtle ships bare root packaged in dormant state. This means, the plant arrive in a dormant state, with wrapped roots and stalks without leaves or blooms. Once planted, it will come out of dormancy and will begin to grow.
- Large, full clusters of flowers
- Lush dark leaves
- Repeat bloomer
- Grow to tree or shape as a bush
- We're sorry, but due to state regulations this plant cannot be shipped to California or Arizona
Mature Height: 144 inches
Mature Width: 60 inches
Additional Characteristics: Deciduous, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Windbreak
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Check your hardiness zone here!
Sun Tolerance: Full Sun
Botanical Name: Lagerstroemia x 'Black Diamond Blush'
Common Name: Crape Myrtle