Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei 'Hopi'


Tips for Homeowners:

Blooms on new wood and grows quite nice without pruning.  Irrigate regularly and at the base of the shrub, not overhead.  Fertilize in the spring.

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A shrub with attractive bark, fall color and especially for its long-lasting light pink flowers is at home in either shrub or perennial borders.

  • Large clusters of crinkled pink flowers
  • Fall color is dull red
  • Bark peels leaving colorful, smooth surface when mature

Outstanding for a place close to the patio or outdoor living area and best planted in a protected spot in the landscape. Will grow best in eastern and central Kansas.

Height: 5-7 ft
Spread: 5-10 ft
Zone: 6-9
Color: Pink

Interesting Notes about Crapemyrtle:

In colder areas the above ground growth will not survive the winter and new shoots will emerge from the roots in the spring. 

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Drought Tolerant
  • Low Maintenance
  • Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Fall Color
  • Great Foliage
  • Long Blooming

Foliage Color:

  • Purple
  • Orange
  • Red
  • Green


  • Full Sun

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies


  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained