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Crepe Myrtle Care: Tips On Growing Crepe Myrtle Tree

Crepe Myrtle Care: Tips On Growing Crepe Myrtle Tree

Here’s the deal on Crepe Myrtle care. The Crepe Myrtle plant (Lagerstroemia indica) is a highly successful addition to any yard or garden in the southern United States (USDA hardiness zone 6 to 9).It is beautiful year-round with abundant showy blossoms and lush green leaves in the spring and summer.On many Crepe Myrtle tree varieties, the leaves turn brilliant colors in the fall.

Growing Jacaranda Mimosifolia: How To Care For Blue Jacaranda Trees

Growing Jacaranda Mimosifolia: How To Care For Blue Jacaranda Trees

Jacaranda mimosifolia (jack-uh-RAN-duh mih-moe-sih-FOLE-ee-uh) is a sub-tropical deciduous flowering tree, which belongs to the family Bignoniaceae.It is native to South America, particularly north-western Argentina and southern Bolivia.Its genus name is a Latinized form of an aboriginal Brazilian name, and its specific species means “leaves resembling those of mimosa.