Petite Embers™ Crape Myrtle
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- Disease and pests resistant
- Sun lover
- Provides vibrant summer color
Weight: 48 lbs
Container Size: 5 gallon
About This Plant
Up to 60 inches
Up to 36 inches
Leaf Time of Year
Spring, Summer, Fall
Mid Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall
Plant Care Tips
General Care DescriptionFlowers will rebloom towards the end of the season if spent flowers are deheaded
Effort of Care
Will grow in most soil types, though it will do best in a righ and loamy soil with good drainage
Best flowering in Full Sun, can tolerate times of Partial Sun.
Once mature, your Myrtle will be relatively drought-resistant. However, younger trees will require their soil to be at least damp at all times for best maturation.
Disease and Pests
Powdery mildew is common, but this Myrtle is generally resistant to pests and diseases more common in its relatives. With regular inspection, most diseases and pests should be easy to spot and remedy.
USDA Hardiness Zone