This "Crepe Myrtle" forms a small compact multi-stemmed shrub.
It is produces wonderful display of fuchsia red flowers in summer and early autumn.
The dark green leaves turn to orange in autumn.
It is easy to grow, will tolerate hot conditions.
The interesting bark is a rich, brown colour with a lighter coloured underbark, creating a mottled effect as the tree matures.
One of the smaller Crepe Myrtles, growing to approximatrely 3 metre by 3 metres.