Red Rocket Crapemyrtle
Common Name
Red Rocket Crapemyrtle
Botanical Name
Lagerstroemia indica 'Whit IV'
Size
20' Tall x 10' Wide
Exposure
Prefers full sun
Growth Rate
Medium (compared to other crapemyrtles)
Color
Flowers: cherry red,  Flower buds: dark crimson, Foliage: crimson
new leaves change to green, Fall color: orange
Full Description
The best red crapemyrtle.  Red Rocket has better foliage and is a
better all around tree than Dynamite.  The flowers are not blood red
like Dynamte, but are a pleasing red with just a hint of pink.