About Lagerstroemia Speciosa
Lagerstroemia speciosa is a species of Lagerstroemia native to tropical southern Asia.
|Plant Height||19 inch (48 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||5 inch (13 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Giant crape-myrtle, Queens crape-myrtle, banabá plant|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||5 to 20 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Creamy red|
|Bloom Time ||July to September|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Every leaf has a growth bud, so removing old flower blossoms encourages the plant to make more flowers instead of using the energy to make seeds. Clean away from around the base of the rosebushes any trimmed debris that can harbor disease and insects.
Lagerstroemia Speciosa care
Plant care may require a bit of effort, but the results are well worth the work. Not all plants are fragrant, but the most common and hardy do produce a sweet, carrying fragrance. Common is a vine and has larger glossy green leaves than Royal. Both can survive in temperate climates if they are planted in a sheltered area.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
|Soil ||Well-drained soil |
|Temperature ||25 to 28 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Lagerstroemia Speciosa special feature
Good as a specimen shrub or in groups. Shrub borders or perennial borders. In the South where above ground winter hardiness is not a problem, plants can also be effectively planted as screens, informal hedges or trained as single trunk trees for use both in the landscape or as a street tree.
Lagerstroemia Speciosa uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Lagerstroemia Speciosa?
Lagerstroemia Speciosa is commonly known as Giant crape-myrtle, Queens crape-myrtle, banabá plant
How tall do Lagerstroemia Speciosa grow?
On average Lagerstroemia Speciosa grows 5 to 20 feet
What color are Lagerstroemia Speciosa?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa plant bears flowers of color Creamy red
When Lagerstroemia Speciosa blooms?
With enough light, Lagerstroemia Speciosa may produce Creamy red flowers in July to September
How hard is Lagerstroemia Speciosa to grow?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Lagerstroemia Speciosa need?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa prefers Full sun
How much water does a Lagerstroemia Speciosa need?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Lagerstroemia Speciosa need?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa prefers Well-drained soil
What temperature does a Lagerstroemia Speciosa like?
A Lagerstroemia Speciosa prefers 25 to 28 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Lagerstroemia Speciosa?
To encourage Lagerstroemia Speciosa growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Thursday, 12 March 2020
Couldn t find it anywhere else.
Tuesday, 03 March 2020
Excellent service and good product. Well packed and well delivered. Though few leaves were fallen but plant was almost ok.
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Beautiful plant, arrived in very good condition. Impressive packing. Looking forward to buy one more
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