Acoma Crape Myrtle

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Spectacular drooping clusters of pure white, crinkled flowers are displayed over an extra long bloom period. Attractive peeling bark adds winter interest. Selected for mildew resistance. Deciduous.

Key feature:
Summer Flowering
Plant type:
Shrub, Tree
Garden style:
Mediterranean
Foliage type:
Deciduous
Light needs:
Full Sun
Water needs:
Low
Growth rate:
Moderate
Growth habit:
Weeping
Flower color:
White
Foliage color:
Green
Blooms:
Summer
Landscape uses:
Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering. Pruning time: winter.
Landscape Size
Weeping form to 6 to 7 ft. tall and wide, control size with annual pruning.