Early Bird™ Crapemyrtles

Southern Living Plants

Early Bird™ Crapemyrtles

Lagerstroemia hybrids

This early blooming crapemyrtle begins blooming in May, often as early as Mother's Day and much earlier than other June-July blooming crape myrtles. Re-blooms in lavender, white or purple for 100-120 days of color.

Size: 5-8' H x 3-4' W

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Hardiness: 7,8,9,10

Soil: Well-drained garden soil