LAGERSTROEMIA INDICA - Crepe Myrtle
Moderate difficulty – 3/5
Daily throughout the growing season, keep moist in winter
Pink, white, and mauve flowers
Suitable for informal upright, slanting and semi-cascade bonsai styles
The trunk and branches are covered with a smooth bark, greenish to brown, which when peeling reveals a new pinkish bark below.
The leaves are bronze in colour when unrolling, turning dark green in older age. In autumn, they turn yellow-orange before falling. The summer season can bring lots of pink, red and mauve flowers.
- Packet includes 30 seeds and an electronic Crepe Myrtle Bonsai Growing Guide