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Crape Myrtle Twilight Magic Trees for Sale Online
Twilight Myrtle Midnight Magic™ (Lagerstroemia 'PIILAG-VIII') produces superb coral-pink-colored flowers and offers loads of dark purple-burgundy foliage all summer. This plant is not shy when it comes to height and width. It can grow over 16 feet tall and 6 to 8 feet wide.
Due to its height and showstopping colors, this plant goes best as a specimen plant or for foundation planting. When living in mild winter areas, Crape Myrtles can also be very effective as a screen or informal hedge.
Crape myrtles bloom on new wood and should always be pruned in winter or early spring. A full sun lover, this tree will grow easily in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils. Like other Magic Crape Myrtles, Twilight Magic is extremely resistant to powdery mildew and leaf spot.
|15 to 18 feet
|6 to 8 feet
|Deciduous, densely branched, multi-stemmed summer through the first frost
|New growth emerges a rich reddish purple, eventually turning dark purple
|Any well drained soil
|Water well until established
|extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting