Lagerstroemia BLACK DIAMOND Best red
A revolutionary crape myrtle with stunning near-black foliage crowned with masses of vivid red blooms. Best red grows to be a colorful hedge or can be pruned to be a beautiful tree.
- 2,00 /2,50 m
- 2,50 /3,00 m
- hardy (-18°C)
- Flowering period
- Flowering colour
The BLACK DIAMOND® Lagerstroemia range
The BLACK DIAMOND® Lagerstroemia range offers a dazzling range of colors, contrasting with black foliage as a suitable background.
From the 1st July 2021, in partnership with Breederplants, SAPHO becomes the European agent of the BLACK DIAMOND® range, created by Jim Berry.
Shrub bed, mixed hedge, pot for balcony or terrace. Can be planted in a row and also be trained along a south facing wall.
Type of soil :
Drought tolerant once established
Prune in March - April
Slow release granular recommended
Mulch to conserve water and reduce weeds