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Mr. Jack has a farm
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and on his farm
he has lots of trees
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Fruit Trees here,
Blueberries there,
and Cypress Trees
everywhere
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and on his farm
he has lots of fun
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Catawba Crepe Myrtles | Crepe Myrtle Trees | Mr. Jack's Farm
  
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Mature Height:

12 - 15 feet

Mature Spread:

12 - 15 feet
Mature Form: Vase-Shaped
Growth Rate: Moderate

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Soil Moisture:

Well-Drained

Soil Type:

Loamy, Sandy, or Clay

Flower Color:

Purple
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange & Red
Bloom Time: Spring & Summer
Bark Details: Showy
Texture: Medium
Fruit Color: Brown
pH Preference: 5.5 - 6.5
Zones: 7 - 9

Heritage:

China
  
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Catawba is a wonderful variety of crepe myrtle. As other crepe myrtles, this hybrid is best known for its ornamental features. Catawba has 3 seasons of ornamental interest. It is symmetrical in shape with a moderately dense crown. Catawba is often grown with multiple trunks, but it can be trained to a single trunk if desired. The fruit is brown and attractive.
  
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The species Crepe Myrtles originated in China and have over 50 cultivars.
  
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The flowering is Catawba’s most significant feature. The flowers bloom to a nice purple during the spring and summer months.

The foliage is green from spring through summer. During fall, the leaves will change to attractive shades of orange and red.
  
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