Lagerstroemia indica  x L. fauriei  'Lipan' Indian Summer®

Lagerstroemia indica  x L. fauriei  'Lipan' Indian Summer®

Bred and selected for its resistance to powdery mildew. A popular cultivar from the Indian Summer® range, Lagerstroemia ‘Lipan’ is tough and has year-round interest including a long flowering period. Useful around buildings, carparks and along fence lines.
  • Top 10 Trees
  • Sun Lovers
  • Open Vase
  • Bark
  • Genus

    Lagerstroemia

  • Species

    indica x L. fauriei

  • Variety Type

    Ornamental

  • Variety

    Lagerstroemia (Crepe Myrtle)

  • Growth Rate

    Slow to moderate.

  • Foliage

    Dark green leaves, turning light orange to russet in autumn.

  • Bark

    Dark greenish-grey coloured, exfoliating (after about three years) to reveal a very attractive ornamental whitish-beige underbark.

  • Ornamental Fruit

    Insignificant capsules.

  • Tree Habit

    Vase shaped, upright, slightly spreading at the crown. Multi-stemmed and somewhat irregular.

  • Flowers

    Masses of medium lavender coloured flowers in large panicles are produced on current season’s growth in summer.

  • Height (m)

    4

  • Width (m)

    3