The crepe-paper-like flowers are even more ruffled than usual.
They are often said to resemble carnation flowers.
These glowing red flowers that show off beautifully against the lustrous dark green foliage.
As with most Crepe Myrtles a bright display of autumn foliage is another feature.
It produces a dense habit which is upright, but compact, with multiple branching.
Growing to 3-4 metres, it is ideal for smaller gardens.