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

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

A very popular cultivar with excellent white flowers and highly attractive exfoliating bark. The extremities of the branches can become pendulous giving a slightly weeping effect which is made more dramatic with the production of large white inflorescences. Lagerstroemia ‘Natchez’ is an adaptable tree, suitable for a wide range of landscape settings.
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  • Genus

    Lagerstroemia

  • Species

    indica x L. fauriei

  • Variety Type

    Ornamental

  • Variety

    Lagerstroemia (Crepe Myrtle)

  • Growth Rate

    Moderate.

  • Foliage

    Glossy mid-green leaves changing to reddish-bronze in autumn.

  • Bark

    Exfoliating bark (after about three years) reveals a pinkish-brown underbark.

  • Ornamental Fruit

    Insignificant capsules.

  • Tree Habit

    Vase-shaped to rounded-spreading. Multi-stemmed with a flattish canopy. Eventually becomes a large tree.

  • Flowers

    White flowers in large terminal panicles from mid-summer through to early autumn.

  • Height (m)

    8

  • Width (m)

    6