Older Lagerstroemia indica 'Moonlight Magic'  in a 7-gallon pot.
Close-up of Lagerstroemia indica 'Moonlight Magic'  with purple fall foliage.

Lagerstroemia indica 'Moonlight Magic' (Crape Myrtle)

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'Moonlight Magic' has beautiful purple-maroon foliage that holds its color through summer heat. Bright white blooms provide sharp contrast from the foliage in late July and August. The upright habit is perfect for a small tree and disease resistant cultivar to leaf spot and powdery mildew.

Grows 8-12' tall and 4-6' wide, a full sun lover with average, medium, well-drained moisture. Crape myrtles bloom on new wood and best pruned in late winter-early spring and remove dead branches as needed. 

Mature Tree Height: Small: under 15 feet
Deciduous
Sun (6+ hours)
Soil Moisture: Medium and Well-drained
Soil Type: Wide Tolerance
Bloom Time: Summer
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Purple
Features: Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Butterflies, and Fall Color
Tolerances: Clay Soil Tolerant, Deer Tolerant, and Drought Tolerant
Garden Type: Pollinator Garden, Small Space, and Specimen Tree

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