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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Whitcomb Crapemyrtle
Flower Color*
  • Red
Growth Habit*
  • Upright Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Orange/Brilliant Orange
  • Red/Brilliant Red
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Drought Tolerant
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Year-Round
  • Early Spring
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.

Interesting Notes

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DOUBLE DYNAMITE® CRAPEMYRTLE

Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit X'
PP27085 Plant propagation prohibited

Breeder
Buy Double Dynamite® Crapemyrtle online. 'Double Dynamite' is one of the newest selections of crapemyrtle that has been introduced by Dr. Carl Whitcomb. It features beautiful burgundy-green foliage, and it is truly unique in that it will repeat bloom throughout the summer, showcasing the bright red blooms that 'Dynamite' has been known for years. When its flowers first open, they are white to light pink and quickly darken to red. It has a compact habit, reaching 8 to 10 feet tall and wide.

Mature Height:

8-10 Feet

Mature Spread:

10-15 Inches

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®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase DOUBLE DYNAMITE® CRAPEMYRTLE Online

Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 11730

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(312 units available now - SG)

Standard Package
Unbranded



$37.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 11732

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(958 units available now - G)

Standard Package
Unbranded



$75.00

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Root Pouch 5 gallon

SKU: 13377

(4.22 gallons / 16 liters)
(2-3 ft tall)
(20 units available now - S)

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


$105.00

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7 gallon Potted

SKU: 11733

(6.08 gallons / 23.03 liters)
(482 units available now - G)

Standard Package
Unbranded



$200.00

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I was very pleased with the quality of my plant and it was completely protected in its packaging.


Michael
Woodland, AL
November 2016

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