Looking for something bold for your landscape? Something different? This stunning new crape myrtle from Black Diamond has brilliant crimson red blooms that pop against its deep purple to black leaves. Meet the Black Diamond Crimson Red Crape Myrtle. Now that is a plant that will stand out in your neighborhood!
This compact tree matures around 10-12 feet tall and about 6-8 feet wide. Black Diamond Crapes are perfect for small areas and urban yards with minimal space. Crimson Red Black Diamond Crape Myrtles tend toward a rounded, lush, bushy habit as compared to the other Black Diamond Reds. If you prefer a more shrub-like appearance then the Crimson Red is your best bet.