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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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Centennial Spirit Crepe Myrtle | Crepe Myrtle Trees | Mr. Jack's Farm

  
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Mature Height:

15 - 20 feet

Mature Spread:

15 - 20 feet
Mature Form: Vase Shaped
Growth Rate: Average

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Soil Moisture:

Well-Drained

Soil Type:

Loamy, Sandy, or Clay

Flower Color:

Red
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Orange, Red, and Yellow
Bloom Time: Spring through Fall
Bark Texture: Medium

Foliage Color:

Deciduous
Fruit Color: Brown
pH Level: 6.8 - 7.7
Zones: 7 - 9

Heredity:

Species Native to China

Seed:

Dry Seed pods

Natural Attraction:

Birds
  
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The Centennial Spirit Myrtle is a symmetrically and dense crowned tree with beautiful Red flowers. The Centennial Spirit is a wonderful tree that  grow well in limited soil spaces in urban areas such as along boulevards, in parking lots, and in small pave mount cutouts if provided with some irrigation. They tolerate clay and alkaline soils well. Crepe myrtles are great for every home too! The green foliage turns into orange, red and yellow during the fall giving everyone a beautiful sight!
  
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This plant tolerates some drought and a little salt. This plant will also grow in dry soil but suitable soil is well-drained/loamy, sandy, or clay. The pH preference is an acidic to slightly alkaline soil. Pest tolerant, Persistent fruit, and attractive fruit.
  
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The blooms are a clusters of rosy red flowers.

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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