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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Exfoliating
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • First Editions
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
  • Dark Purple
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Year-Round
  • Early Spring
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Accent Plant
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Cut Flowers
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Lagerstroemia is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

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PURPLE MAGIC™ CRAPEMYRTLE

Lagerstroemia x 'Purple Magic'
PP23906 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Purple Magic™ Crapemyrtle online. Dark Purple flowers and glossy green foliage from mid summer until frost. Good mildew and leaf spot resistance. Can be grown as a bush or small in a tree form. Great as a patio or deck plant.

Mature Height:

6-8 Feet

Mature Spread:

6-8 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Lythraceae · Common Name: Crapemyrtle

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Purchase PURPLE MAGIC™ CRAPEMYRTLE Online

Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 6969

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(18 units available now - S)

Standard Package
FE



$35.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 7037

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
FE



$75.00

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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 9205

(3.17 gallons / 12 liters)
(6 units available now - S)

Standard Package
FE Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 7044

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
FE



$95.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 8216

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package Multi-stem
FE Grown in Root Pouch®.


$130.00

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Plants looked like I picked them up from your place of business. Planted immediately. Great value and excellent service


Dennis
Statesville, NC
July 2014

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