Cherokee Crape Myrtle

Cherokee Crape Myrtle Information


Height:Cherokee Crape Myrtle Tree

8 to 10 feet

Flower color:

Soft red

Bark color:

Light gray

Exfoliating bark:Trunk of cherokee crape myrtle exfoliating bark


How it grows:

Dense shrub

Mildew resistance:


When it starts to flower:Flowers of Cherokee crape myrtle

mid July

How long the flowers last:

Approximately 80 days

Leaf color in fall:

Orange red

Color of Cherokee crape myrtle's leaves in the fall

Photos generously provided by: 

US National Arboretum