200mm Diamonds in the Dark 'Blush' Crepe Myrtle - Lagerstroemia indica

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200mm Diamonds in the Dark 'Blush' Crepe Myrtle - Lagerstroemia indica
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Product Description

A revolutionary new Crepe Myrtle with stunning near black foliage crowned with masses of blush blooms. Blush creates a colorful hedge or a beautiful stand alone specimen.
Blush features flawless near-black foliage that emerges in early spring, followed by masses of soft baby pink blooms from summer until first frost. When planted en masse the Diamonds in the Dark Blush creates a vibrant show of color. It’s compact growth habit makes it attractive as a flowering hedge or as a beautiful tree to line your driveway or fence. It is also perfect for planting in decorative pots to place on your deck, porch or balcony.
Hardy and tolerant of harsh conditions once established, and resistant to mildew.

  • Colorful foliage early spring through autumn
  • Beautiful blooms late spring through autumn
  • Drought tolerant and low maintenance once established
  • Beautiful garden specimen, or a vibrant and colorful hedge
  • Great for small gardens

Product Details

Product Dimensions (mm)
W:200 H:600 L:200
Package Dimensions (mm)
W:200 H:600 L:200
Common Name
Blush Crepe Myrtle
Botanical Name
Lagerstroemia indica
Pot Size (mm)
Fully Grown Height (please specify m or cm)
Fully Grown Width (please specify m or cm)
Full Sun Position
Part Shade Position
Shaded Position
Sheltered location
Drought Tolerant
Suitable for Hedges
Suitable for Pots
Suitable for Hanging Baskets
Suitable for Garden Beds
Planting Tips
Plant in full sun, water thoroughly every other day for first month to help establish. Prune in late winter / early spring while deciduous. Fertilise late winter and late summer with an all purpose fertiliser.
Flower Colour
Baby pink
Foliage Colour
Near black
Recommended Planting Months Vic
All Year
Recommended Planting Months NSW
All Year
Recommended Planting Months Qld
All Year
Recommended Planting Months SA
All Year
Recommended Planting Months NT
All Year
Recommended Planting Months WA
All Year
Recommended Planting Months Tas
All Year
Recommended Planting Months ACT
All Year
Flowering Months Vic
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months NSW
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months Qld
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months SA
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months NT
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months WA
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months Tas
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Flowering Months ACT
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec

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