Project Description

BARISTA® ‘Sweet Macchiato’ Crapemyrtle

Lagerstroemia ‘Sweet Macchiato’ PP28759

Introduced by Walters Gardens, Inc.
Hybridized by Hans Hansen/Walters Gardens, Inc. in Zeeland, Michigan

Upright, well-branched, bushy habit. Mature foliage is deep blue-green with glossy deep red new growth. In late summer glossy red buds open to hot pink flower clusters with contrasting mustard yellow stamens. Great heat and drought tolerant choice for full sun with excellent powdery mildew resistance.

Available as deep cell 30-count plugs from Walla Walla Nursery (Booth 12019)