Fleming filligree Crapemyrtle™

Lagerstroemia indica hybrid ''Violet Filli''

Lagerstroemia indica hybrid (Fleming filligree Crapemyrtle™)

Foot by a foot. Can't get much smaller and see it with the naked eye, unless you're a gnome. Vibrant violet crepe flowers on super dwarf plants. Perfectly bonzaied for you.

'Violet Filli' is the most dwarf Crapemyrtle we know of that maintains an extremely compact stature.


18- Inches



12-18 Inches

USDA Hardiness Zone USDA 4-11

Interesting Notes

125%;">This little "Myrtlette" (as the Fleming's used to call them) is the most dwarf of the bunch. It grows into a dense 'foot by foot' dwarf shrub and has lovely clusters of violet flowers. Hardy to -30° F.

Lagerstroemia indica hybrid ''Violet Filli'' Homeowner Growing
& Maintenance Tips

Plant this 'Little Filli' in full sun of at least 6-8 hours a day in the midwest, north, east and nothwest and can take partial shade in the South and Southwest
Plant in well-drained soil, water it in well and let it dry out 4-6 inches down between waterings. It is a true dwarf plant, thus it needs less water.
You can also plant this specimen in a patio pot and it will brighten your homescape as well.

Fleming filligree Crapemyrtle™ Characteristics & Attributes

Soil Moisture Needs
Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attraction
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Late Spring / Early Summer
Late Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Early Spring
Late Spring / Early Summer
Late Summer
Mass Plant
Small / Miniature
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover

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