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Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuscarora'

 

Crepe Myrtle 'Tuscarora'

'Tuscarora' is a deciduous tree with charming pink blooms throughout summer. This hybrid variety has a greater resistance to powdery mildew. The attractive bark has lovely patterns and makes this a desirable ornamental tree. This tree also gives an impressive, autumn foliage display.

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plant Features
  • Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
plant information

Common name

Crepe Myrtle 'Tuscarora'

Latin name

Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuscarora'

type

Deciduous trees or shrubs

family

Lythraceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Soil

    Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Crepe Myrtle Tuscarora is 3.00meters x 2.00meters 3.00 M 2.00 M

Lagerstroemia indica 'Tuscarora'

'Tuscarora' is a deciduous tree with charming pink blooms throughout summer. This hybrid variety has a greater resistance to powdery mildew. The attractive bark has lovely patterns and makes this a desirable ornamental tree. This tree also gives an impressive, autumn foliage display.


Flowering Season

From Early Summer TO Late Summer

The Crepe Myrtle is popular in warmer climes around the world and in the right conditions will grow to become magnificent trees which flower. In these conditions, they will flower from early to late summer.

 

Planting young plants

From Early Spring TO Late Spring

Plant from young stock. Most Crepe Myrtles in gardens are selections of Lagerstroemia 'Indica' or hybrids of that species with Lagerstroemia 'Fauriei'. The latter species has attracted much notice for its hardiness and exceptionally showy bark. Do protect newly planted stock from frost until well established in a sunny bed.

 
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