Dwarf Crape Myrtle


The Dwarf Crape Myrtle is the smaller, yet similar version of the crape myrtle plant. It is offered in as many varieties as the larger crape myrtle but stays between 3 and 5 feet tall. The beautiful bright coloring on these shrubs are maintained through the summer months and can be found in any color to fit your needs. If you are looking for a beautiful blooming, long lasting plant of a smaller size, the dwarf crape myrtle is right for you!

Common Name: Dwarf Crape Myrtle

Type: Shrub

Family: Lythraceae 

Native Range: China, Japan

Zone: 7-10

Height: 3.00-6.00 ft

Spread: 3.00-6.00 ft.

Bloom Time: Seasonal 

Bloom Description: Pink, fuchsia, red, coral, white

Sun: Full 

Water: Average

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Accent tree

Flower: Small flower, large clusters, non-fragrant 

Leaf: Rounded, dark green on top, pale green on bottom

Fruit: N/A

Other: N/A

Tolerate: Drought, deer