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Lagerstroemia floribunda

Classification

Order: Myrtales
   Family: Lythraceae
            Genus: Lagerstroemia
                        Specie: Lagerstroemia floribunda

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 40 ft (12 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Glossy broad leaves; sprays of mauve-pink flowers

Uses: Tropical gardens Shade tree Specimen tree

Zones: 11-12

Description: Native to Myanmar, southern Thailand and the Malay Peninsula, this is a tree up to about 40 ft (12 m) tall with a gray-barked trunk and rather open crown. The leaves are broad and somewhat glossy. The flowers resemble those of the better known Lagerstr

Growth Habit: Branching habit with open crown

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