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Lagerstroemia indica Diamonds in the Dark® Crimson Red


Crimson Red will grow to 3m x 2.5m in height and width. For more information, head to:

Key Features:

Crimson Red features flawless near-black foliage that emerges in early spring, followed by masses of vivid red blooms from summer until first frost. When planted en masse the Diamonds in the Dark® Crimson Red creates a vibrant show of colour.


Prune to shape in July or August, feed in September/October, and mulch to conserve water and reduce weeds.

Plant Landscape:

It’s compact growth habit makes it attractive as a flowering hedge or as a beautiful tree to line your driveway or fence. It is also perfect for planting in decorative pots to place on your deck, porch or balcony.

  • Max Height: 300 cm
  • Size: 3m x 2.5m
  • Water Rating: 1
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