crapemyrtle USDA PLANTS Symbol: LAIN
U.S. Nativity: Exotic
Habit: Hardwood Trees Shrub or Subshrub
Lagerstroemia indica L.

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Taxonomic Rank: Magnoliopsida: Myrtales: Lythraceae
Native Range: temp. & trop. Asia (GRIN)

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Tree(s);
Terry English, USDA APHIS PPQ, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s); "near east"
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s); "near east"
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Bugwood.org
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Plant(s);
Richard Webb, Self-employed horticulurist, Bugwood.org
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Flower(s);
Chris Evans, Illinois Wildlife Action Plan, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s); "near east"
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Bugwood.org
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Flower(s); The beautiful blooms of crape myrtle are now common in many U.S. gardens because of improved cold tolerance and disease resistance provided by ARS
Keith Weller, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org
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Flower(s);
Chris Evans, Illinois Wildlife Action Plan, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s);
Joseph LaForest, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s);
Joseph LaForest, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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Tree(s);
Joseph LaForest, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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Bark;
Joseph LaForest, University of Georgia, Bugwood.org
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EDDMapS Distribution:
This map is incomplete and is based only on current site and county level reports made by experts and records obtained from USDA Plants Database. For more information, visit www.eddmaps.org
 


State(s) Where Reported invasive.
Based on state level agency and organization lists of invasive plants from WeedUS database.

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Invasive Listing Sources:
Mid-Atlantic Exotic Pest Plant Council, 2005
Reichard, Sarah. 1994.  Assessing the potential of invasiveness in woody plants introduced in North America. University of Washington Ph.D. dissertation.