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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Whitcomb Crapemyrtle
Flower Color*
  • Multi-Colored
  • White
  • Red
Growth Habit*
  • Dwarf/Small Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Accent Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

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

Interesting Notes

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TIGHTWAD® CRAPEMYRTLE

Lagerstroemia indica 'Tightwad'
PP11312 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Tightwad® Crapemyrtle online. Crimson flower buds open to light red flowers with white on some pedals. New leaves are wine red, changing to purplish green.Foliage exhibits high mildew resistance.An introduction from Dr.Carl Whitcomb of Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Mature Height:

18-24 Inches

Mature Spread:

24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

6-9

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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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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2018

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 9780

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 2962

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 8187

(3.06 gallons / 11.6 liters)
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Always impressed with the packaging and plant quality.


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Millersburg, OH
November 2016

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