The dark green foliage of this deciduous shrub turns golden-yellow in fall. Large clusters of bright red flowers bloom in summer and early fall. Prune to increase next year's bloom.
Attributes - Lagerstroemia indica 'Watermelon Red'
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Early Fall
Flower Color: Red
Height: 20 ft. to 25 ft.
Width: 20 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Hot Climates. Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Aphids, Powdery Mildew.