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We are offering free click & collect, free local delivery and nationwide delivery by courier for most UK addresses. The Nursery is not currently open for general browsing. For more details click here.

Lagerstroemia indica 'Red Emperor'

Common Name: Crepe Myrtle

Plant Family: Lythraceae

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Lagerstroemia indica 'Red Emperor'
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 Lagerstroemia indica 'Red Emperor'Lagerstroemia indica 'Red Emperor' 
Price:  £9.50
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Availability:  

  

3 in stock

Size/Qty:  1.5 litre pot


Suggested Use:  Growing in Pots
Planting Style:  architectural
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered Wall
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  tall (over 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy to minus 5 deg. C
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


A half hardy shrub which eventually makes the size of a small tree. This long flowering shrub has showy panicles of red-pink flowers with crinkly petals from mid to late summer. As plants mature they start to develop an attractive peeling bark which adds to the interest Needs a sheltered spot in full sun, ideally near a south facing wall


Mainland UK  (Courier) £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds only (Royal Mail) £2 Click & Collect from the nursery or from Plant Fairs (2 days notice required) FREE
Northern Ireland, Highlands & Islands From £10    

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall


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