Delta Breeze™ Crapemyrtle

Lagerstromia indica 'Deled'

Delta Breeze bears light lavender blooms that contrast vividly with its unique, dark burgundy, curved leaves. This versatile small tree is a stunning garden accent.

Bloom/Feature

Light lavender blooms with dark, burgundy curved foligae in summer

Plant Type

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Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

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Key Features

Disease / Pest Resistance, Heat Tolerance

Flowering Season

Summer

Use

Accent, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

10-14' H x 4-6' W

Pruning

Deadhead year-round and trim back in fall

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants
  • fertilize in early spring