Sunset Magic Crapemyrtle

Lagerstroemia 'PIILAG-IX' PP29,325

Talk about a sizzling combination! This compact beauty has large red inflorescences that cover the plant when they flower. Sunset Magic flowers more heavily than other reds with dark foliage. Deep black-purple leaves are flat, lustrous and hold their dark color into late summer. Foliage has been disease-free to date.

  • Height

    7'

  • Width

    4-8'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun

  • Hardiness Zone

    7-9

  • Heat Zone

    9

  • Shape

    Upright

  • Flower Color

    Orange

  • Foliage

    Dark Purple

Bonus Attributes

  • Attracts Butterflies

    Attracts Butterflies

  • creates-privacy

    Creates Privacy

  • Deer Resistant

    Deer Resistant

  • Good for Potting

    Good for Potting

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Late Winter

  • watering

    Medium

  • fertilizing

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Zone Hardiness Map

The colored areas show where this plant thrives. Knowing this will help you select the most appropriate plants for your zone.