Blooms on new wood. Pruning depends on the plant’s role in the landscape, however, these large, tree-like crapemyrtles are best pruned only to develop an appealing form. Regular pruning or cutting back should generally be avoided.
Center Stage® Red Crapemyrtle
Looking for a crapemyrtle that doesn’t disappear in the crowd? This is it! The CENTER STAGE® Red series was developed by Spring Meadow’s Megan Mathey with the goal of very disease resistant black foliage and super stunning flower color. CENTER STAGE??Red is the first to market, with vivacious cerise-colored blooms in summer.
|Dimensions||8 × 6 ft|
Lagerstroemia indica 'SMNLICBF' PPAF; CBRAF
7, 8, 9
Full Sun, Part Shade
Borders, Containers, Hedges, Specimen
Clay soil, Deer resistant, Disease resistant, Fall interest, Heat tolerant