Lagerstroemia Sunset Magic™ is regarded as a superior dark leafed Crepe Myrtle.
It is resistant to powdery mildew that affects many of the other dark-leafed varieties.
It prioduces masses of crinkly, cherry-red flowers at the branch tips
The red colour makes a stunning contrast to the deep purple-black leaves.
These leaves holds the dark colour into late summer.
It is an amazing sight with the abundant clusters of flowers virtually shrouding the foliage.
It is an upright grower to approx 3 metres.