The Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Tree grows very tall, reaching over 20' at maturity. This Crape Myrtle grows vigorously and should be pruned for desired shape. The Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Tree bears huge clusters of cherry-red flowers for several months from summer until fall. Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Trees have a long blooming season, and flowers appear in both the Summer and Fall and last for several months. Red Rocket Crape Myrtle flowers mature into round seedpods which split open when ripe and release several winged seeds into the wind.
• The Red Rocket Crape Myrtle is imaginatively named 'Red Rocket' that perfectly describes the cylindrical, upward tilted, colored flowers. These summer, fast growing, flowering trees flourish in the sultry heat, bathed with red, fireside embers warming the interior, winter holiday, ski lodge. All passerby motorist's eyes will blink when viewing a brilliant flowering line of intense Red, glowing near a??? city street near a prosperous business or a recreational park site. Plant your Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Tree in full sunlight, where it can get six or more hours of sun per day in the summer. The blooms of the Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Tree can grow so huge that the branches begin to droop slightly from the weight.
Red Crape Myrtle Tree in Landscapes
Red Crape Myrtle Trees
|Recommended USDA zones for Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Trees:[Lagerstroemia indica]|
|Zone 5||-10° to -5° |
|Zone 6||-5° to 5° |
|Zone 7||5° to 10° |
|Zone 8||10° to 20° |
|Zone 9||20° to 30° |
|Zone 10||30° to 40° |
|Recommended States to grow Red Rocket Crape Myrtle Trees|
Delivery Time: Deciduous Flowering Trees & Shade Trees are shipped dormant usually December through April, weather dependent, shipping within ten business days from when the order was placed, while in the current shipping season. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground and Motor Freight if the proper arrangements have been made by the customer prior to shipping. Shipping costs do apply on Motor Freight shipments, not covered by any sales promotions.
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended zones, and/or when the shipping is authorized by the customer during below freezing temperatures.
If plants are listed by gallon size the plant will be removed from container and have the majority of the dirt removed to allow for the best shipping.