Treeland Nursery
1208 Sharp Rd.
Gunter, TX 75058
(972) 372-4737
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1208 Sharp Road
Gunter , Texas 75058
(972) 372-4737

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Crape Myrtle

Scarlet

Scarlet

Scientific Name: Lagerstroemia x 'JM1'
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SIZE & GROWTH RATE

Average Growth Rate is 2 Feet Per Year
Mature Size 20' Tall x 12' Wide

LIGHT NEEDS

Full sun

DECIDUOUS OR EVERGREEN

Deciduous

ACORNS?

No it doesn't have acorns

COLOR

Scarlet red flowers with deep green foliage

SPECIAL FEATURES

Fast Growing
Drought Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Summer through Fall Blooms


The Colorama Scarlet Crape Myrtle, is a visually striking flowering tree prized for its vibrant red blooms and adaptability. This cultivar, a cross between the Miss Sandra and Ebony Flame Crape Myrtles, boasts a mature height and spread of 15-20 feet and 8-12 feet respectively. Its form ranges from rounded to vase-shaped, offering a classic silhouette in your landscape. The true showstopper of the Scarlet Crape Myrtle is its prolific display of scarlet red flowers. These blooms appear in clusters throughout summer and into fall, adding a burst of fiery color that contrasts beautifully with the deep green foliage. Beyond its visual appeal, the Scarlet Crape Myrtle is a resilient plant that thrives in hot, sunny climates. Like most Crape Myrtles, it prefers full sun and well-drained soils but tolerates a range of conditions. Once established, it’s drought-tolerant and requires minimal watering, making it a water-wise choice for your landscape. The Scarlet Crape Myrtle also boasts improved disease resistance compared to some other Crape Myrtle varieties. These easy-care qualities make it a low-maintenance option for bringing long-lasting color and summer charm to your yard. The Scarlet Crape Myrtle’s vibrant blooms, adaptable nature, and manageable size make it a versatile addition to many landscapes. Planted as a specimen tree, it becomes a focal point, captivating onlookers with its fiery display. Grouped together, multiple Scarlet Crape Myrtles create a stunning flowering border or hedge. This low-maintenance bloomer is sure to add a touch of summer magic to your yard for years to come.

Name Container
Size
Trunk
Width
Tree
Height
Canopy
Width
Delivered & Planted
Price
Delivered Only/
Pickup Price
Row #'s Buy
Scarlet (Deep Red) – Customers must tag- Clearance 15g- in6-7 ft2-3 ft$100.00$50.00209Add to cart
Scarlet (Deep Red) – Customers must tag- Clearance 30g- in8-9 ft4-5 ft$245.00$184.00219-221, 242Add to cart
Scarlet (Deep Red) 15g- in7-8 ft2.5-3 ft$220.00$143.00219-220Add to cart
Scarlet (Deep Red) 30g- in9-10.5 ft3.5-5 ft$415.00$270.00220-221Add to cart
Scarlet (Deep Red) 45g- in10-12 ft5-6 ft$795.00$517.00220Add to cart