University of Florida

Lagerstroemia indica

Common name(s): Crape Myrtle

Plant type: deciduous medium tree
Primary method of propagation: cutting
Alternate propagation method(s): seed

Propagation by Cuttings

Cutting type: stem tip
Cutting maturity: softwood
Rooting environment: intermittent mist
Time to rooting: 8-15 weeks
Comment: Cuttings should be collected during the warm season. Use very tender wood, red or pink growth.

Propagation by Seed

Time of year to collect seed: no information
Time of year to sow seed: no information
Seed treatment: no information