INFINITNI® Magenta Crapemyrtle

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Exposure: Full Sun Height: 2-4' Width/Spread: 2-4'

Infinitini® crapemyrtles were selected for their exceptional flower display on a very small plant. May die back to the ground in colder regions but grows back quickly and flowers on new wood.


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Light: Needs to be planted in full sun, which is 6 or more hours of direct exposure to the sun per day. Any less than that and the plant will not produce the abundance of flowers it is known for.

Soil: Enjoys moist soil the most, but is quite adaptable to different moisture levels and soil types. Thanks to its good disease resistance, it doesn’t get mildew as easily in moist areas as other crapemyrtles.

Water: Performs best with steady moisture. If this isn’t natural in your area, be sure to apply a layer of mulch to keep the soil moist for as long as possible.

Fertilizing: If desired, fertilize in early spring using a granular (not liquid) fertilizer formulated for woody plants, like a rose fertilizer.

Pruning: Regular pruning is not recommended. If any shaping is desired, do so in the late winter before the plant breaks dormancy. Some gardeners like to grow this as a single or multi-stemmed tree. If that interests you, select a robust branch early and prune down all others.

Botanical Name

Lagerstroemia 'G2X133271' PP#27,474

Zone

6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Green

Height

2-4'

Width/Spread

2-4'

Exposure

Full Sun

Soil

Moist

Season of Interest

Summer

Uses

Borders, Containers, Foundations, Specimen

Features

Attracts pollinators, Award winner, Clay soil, Compact, Deer resistant, Disease resistant, Fall interest, Heat tolerant

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