Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle

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  • USDA Hardiness Zones 7-9
  • Height 8-12 Feet Tall
  • Spread 4-6 Feet Wide
  • Light Requirement is Full Sun

The perfect pair does exist! The Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle has deep burgundy foliage and is full of hot pink blooms. It tolerates heat and attracts pollinators. Its generous bloom season is continuous. Use in a variety of ways including privacy planting! This deciduous provides your landscape with year round interest.

This Crapemyrtle is loved just as much for its foliage as it is for its blooms. The foliage is a deep burgundy color. Its blooms are hot pink. The Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle has a flowering season that starts in early summer and lasts until fall. This deciduous grows to be eight to twelve feet tall and four to six feet wide. Its size makes it a perfect privacy plant for a hedge or screen. It does well in mass planting and makes a great focal point.

Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle Care

Plant in full sun, this Crapemyrtle needs at least six hours of sun per day for best results. Water needs are average during the first growing season. Once established, water needs are low and it can survive in drought. Soil needs to be well drained and moist. It can handle all soil types and Ph levels. Fertilizer needs to be a slow release and applied before new growth emerges in the spring. Pruning can be done for shaping purposes in late winter.

Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle Spacing

The Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle grows to a height of eight to twelve feet high. Proper spacing is important for the health of your plant. When aiming to achieve a seamless appearance, spacing should be eight feet, center on center. When planting alone or in proximity, space twelve inches, center on center.

Delta Fusion Crapemyrtle Plant Facts

USDA Hardiness Zones: 7-9
Flower Color(s): Dark Pink
Bloom Period: Spring
Foliage Color(s): Dark Burgundy
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 8-12 Feet
Spread: 4-6 Feet
Habit: Erect
Watering: Medium
Features: Disease/Pest Resistance, Heat Tolerant
Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia indica ‘Delee’ PP27668
Common Name: Delta Fusion™ Crapemyrtle
Brand: Southern Living Plants

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