We now support online ordering. Submit your order online & your local store will be in touch with a quote. Click for details.

Lagerstroemia Babe
Lagerstroemia indica 'Babe' - Crepe Myrtle
Out of Stock
Select Store
Item code:

Commonly called Crepe Myrtle, this stunning dwarf deciduous tree has green foliage crowned with masses of soft, baby-pink frilly flowers that appear in summer. The contrasting autumn foliage will also create a vivid display of colour in your garden. It can be grown as a hedge to line your front yard or used as a border, fence or beautiful feature tree.  It s perfect as a specimen tree in ornamental pots for courtyards, patios or terraces.

Size — 180mm
Growth Width — 1.2m
Growth Height — 1.2m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — Pink
Light Requirements — Full sun
More Information
Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Cut back one third of the overall size once flowering has finished.

Warranty Information Warranty Information