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Product: Red Crape/Crepe Myrtle
Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia
Type: Shrub Tree
Full Grown Size: 10-15 feet
Lifespan: 50 Years
Soil condition:Well-draining sandy soils, mixed with loam and or clay. The pH level of the soil should be 5.5 to 7.5.
Light Requirements: Full sun
Water requirements: The medium amount of water.
USDA Zones: Hardiness Zones 6 through 9
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Red crape myrtles grow in many regions in Texas such as Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston. Red crape myrtles are a great spring and summertime flowering tree/shrub. The most popular varieties of the red crape myrtles are the Arapaho, Dynamite, Ebony Flame, and Tonto. These trees are a beautiful addition to any landscape, whether that be a wedding venue, front yard, or a vacation home. Red crape myrtles bring a sense of love and will add a gorgeous array of reds to your yard.