The Crape Myrtle can thrive in Hardiness Zones 7-10
Mature height of 15-25' and spread of 6-15'.
The Crape Myrtle can grow in slightly alkaline to acidic soils: preference to moist, well-drained sites.
Fast growth rate
At least 6 hours of direct sunlight required per day
Some drought resistance
Grows well in limited soil space
Can be grown as a shrub or a small tree