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Lagerstroemia indica L.
Crapemyrtle

Lagerstroemia indica
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Botanical Magazine, vol. 12: t. 405 (1798) [S.T. Edwards]

Family: Lythraceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of Florida Locations

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Cultivated Only

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Lagerstroemia indica has been found in the following 4 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Gomez Present Not Native, Naturalized
Hugh Taylor Birch State Park Possibly Extirpated Not Native, Cultivated Only
Koreshan State Historic Site Present Not Native, Cultivated Only
Matheson Hammock Park Present Not Native, Cultivated Only


Lagerstroemia indica has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Lagerstroemia indica
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Botanical Magazine, vol. 12: t. 405 (1798) [S.T. Edwards]
Lagerstroemia indica
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Wight, R., Illustrations of Indian botany, or figures illustrative of each of the natural orders of Indian plants, vol. 1: t. 88 (1840) [Rungia]