Lagerstroemia indica 'Biloxi'
Biloxi Crape Myrtle
Biloxi Crape Myrtle is a upright deciduous shrub with an arching crown and exfoliating bark. The oval dark green leaves emerge copper-pink and turn bright orange in fall. The heavy blooms of frilly pale pink panicles smother the branches in summer. Best color in full sun and rich, well-drained acidic soil. Biloxi is drought tolerant and mildew resistant.
12' - 15'
15’ - 20'
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7 - 10
Full Sun, Part Sun
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MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Water Regularly. It can be susceptible to leaf spot and powdery mildew.
LANDSCAPE USES: Accents or Group Plantings, Borders, Wildlife Gardens, Urban Gardens, Foundational Planting, and Hedges.
COMPANION PLANTS: Indian Hawthorn, Catnip, Butterfly Bush
Image: anonymous, Lagerstroemia indica 3, CC BY 2.0
Image: Photo by David J. Stang, Lagerstroemia Biloxi 0zz, CC BY-SA 4.0