Twilight Crepe Myrtle
Stunning Clusters of Purple Flowers Provide an Elegant Focal Point for Any Southern Landscape
- Twilight Crepe Myrtles are highly drought resistant
- Plants like Hostas, white perennial hibiscus, and the dwarf hydrangea complement the rich purple blossoms
- The wide-spreading, bloom-filled branches provide a beautifully lush privacy screen
- Enjoy a flood of delicate, lacy blooms from mid May to late September
The Twilight Crepe Myrtle makes a spectacular low maintenance focal point for landscapes with full sun.
These breath-taking plants thrive in zones 7-10 and enjoy full sun and well-draining acidic soil. Crepe Myrtles are vigorous growers and can reach heights of up to 25 feet. The majestic coloration of this specific variety makes the Twilight Crepe Myrtle a truly unique addition to any landscape or backyard terrace.
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How far apart should Crepe Myrtles be planted?
Typical spacing between each full size tree is between 6-8 feet.
Do Twilight Crepe Myrtles attract birds?
The summer long pink and purple flowers are highly attractive to hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies.
Are Crepe Myrtles container friendly?
Yes, the Twilight Crepe Myrtle makes a great specimen for container planting. To properly maintain a container-grown Twilight Crepe Myrtle, additional waterings and increased pruning will be required.
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|Soil Type||Acidic, Well Drained|
|Mature Height||20-30 Feet|
|Mature Width||10-15 Feet|