Lavender Lace™

Black Diamond® Lavender Lace™ PP 27335

Lavender Lace™ is a stunning new crapemyrtle with striking black foliage and masses of stunning lavender blooms. As an Intermediate, Lavender Lace will grow to a maximum height of approximately 10-feet to 12-feet tall and 8-feet wide.

Uses

-Driveway and fence border-Plant 12' to 15' apart

-Flowering hedge-Plant 2' to 3' apart and cut down to 4" tall each winter, the plants re-grow to make a 3' to 4' tall flowering hedge each year

-Patio planter-Plant in a decorative planter at least 12" in diameter

Geographical Considerations

Zones 2-5: Annual

- Use as annual blooming summer color in landscape

- Use as a patio planter and bring inside for the winter

Zone 6: Perennial

- Use as flowering hedge that will re-grow from the ground in a harsh winter, or existing branches in a mild winter.

- Use as a patio planter and bring inside for the winter
Zone 7-10: Deciduous Shrub/Small Tree

- Use as a border for driveway, fence, or property boundary

- Use as a blooming hedge

- Use as a patio planter

Attributes

Colorful foliage early Spring through Fall
Beautiful blooms early Summer through Fall
Drought tolerant
Low maintenance
Highly resistant to mildew
Great for smaller gardens

Care

Fertilize once per year as new growth emerges
Plant in full sun
Water thoroughly every other day for first month
Prune each late Winter/Early Spring to achieve desired height and shape
Apply 2" of mulch every May, be sure to avoid letting the mulch touch the trunks