INFINITINI® Purple

Crapemyrtle

Lagerstroemia indica

'G2X13368'

PP30,766

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  • Dwarf habit
  • Disease resistant
  • Long blooming
Description

Compact color Deep purple blooms cover squat, compact Infinitini® Purple crapemyrtle all summer long. A bit larger than the rest of the series, it also offers excellent fall color. The Infinitini® series was developed in Happy Valley, Pennsylvania and selected for dwarf, compact habits; outstanding flower color and production; and good performance even in USDA zone 6.

USDA Zone 6 - 10 (-5°F/-20°C)

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Exposure Full sun

Height 3 - 5'

Width 3 - 5'

Finish Time .5 season

Type Deciduous

Bloom Time Summer

Flower Color Purple

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn

Soil Moist, well drained soils are best, but crapemyrtle is widely adaptable, including to compacted urban soils.

Pruning Blooms on new wood. Dwarf habit requires little pruning. In colder climates, remove any dead wood in spring, after the new growth has begun to emerge.

Uses Specimen; containers; foundation plantings; mixed borders/perennial gardens.

Growing Tips Infinitini® crapemyrtles have proven hardy in USDA zone 6a. They may die back to the ground in cold climates; however, they resprout from the ground and bloom abundantly in late summer.