Knock-Your-Socks-Off Pink Blooms on a Smaller Tree - Months of bright, hot pink flowers that glow against striking purple-tinted foliage!  This small tree blooms copiously from midsummer to frost, so you get to enjoy the color show for months. The blooms are of an unusually bright pink that draws the eye from a distance, and they really shine...

[My favorite crape myrtle] Pink Velour Crape Myrtle - Lagerstroemia indica for Sale - Brighter Blooms Nursery

Follow Proper Pruning Techniques | Pruning of Crape Myrtle | This is the Texas A&M extension website and has lots of additional tips on pruning, training young trees and repairing wounds on trees.  Great source and reference....

Support NC Real Estate Agents: Spring Selling Season: Help Your Clients Prepare their Home Part 2 - Pruning Trees and Shrubs

Purple Velvet Dwarf Crape Myrtle - Lagerstroemia indica 'Purple Velvet'

We are the oldest nursery in the US that Exclusively grows Crape Myrtles. We are the ORIGINAL inventors of the Patented Miniature Crape Myrtle and have specialized in online sales for over 20 years. Dwarf, Tree & Miniatures Available.

Crape Myrtle Introductions Poster.. I have two in my front yard. This could be very helpful.

Crape Myrtle Introductions Poster These trees are not meant to be pruned yearly- only as needed for air circulation or damaged branches.

Red Leaf Barberry Hedge. (5 shrubs for 30$). This thorny, brightly colored shrub is the perfect choice to create a barrier against unwanted traffic or to deter deer. Left to grow naturally it has 5-7' spread and height but can be pruned and maintained at a much smaller size.

Red leaf barberry hedge - thorny but colorful & creates a barrier against unwanted traffic ie:"deer" & other wildlife

Razzle Dazzle Cherry Dwarf Crape Myrtle:  grows to a height & width of 3-5 ft. In the spring, the foliage is a bronze-tinted green (as beautiful to me as the summer blooms, must see). Summer brings darker green foliage and explosions of bright red clusters of blossoms. As the blooms fade in the fall, the foliage turns a brilliant red-orange.

Razzle Dazzle Cherry Dwarf Crape Myrtle: grows to a height & width of ft. In the spring, the foliage is a bronze-tinted green

Tonto Crape Myrtle

Tonto Crape Myrtle - slow growing, red blooming variety, achieves a medium height compared to other Crape Myrtles

Crepe myrtle , great information to determine the right one for you!

Plant A Smaller Crepe Myrtle This Year

Tonto crape myrtle trees bloom bright pink flowers throughout the summer. Line your landscape with these beautiful, fast growing crape myrtles!