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Welcome to the
Patented, Cold Hardy, Miniature Weeping Crape Myrtles
and Tree Crepe Myrtle,
Crapemyrtle Home Page
Trees are usually 4' feet tall when shipped depending on Variety ordered. Miniatures are about 1
foot tall when shipped but remember they're NEW, Patented Mini Crapes!
Why pay $80.00 or more
for a Crape Myrtle tree when our trees grow 6-8 feet or more a year easily!
Any 6 Crape Myrtles for $65 or
any 20 for $179 plus $24.95 UPS shipping. Over 20 plants is $8.95 each plus
3 Ways to order from us:
1) by Shopping Cart - click the Shopping
Cart icon to the left and it will take you to a page that has a link on it to
our Shopping Cart(our Shopping Cart has a lot of beautiful Crape Myrtle pictures too)
2) Phone - 352-486-6922 or 352-486-5722
(FAX is 352-486-5722)
3) Mail - click Ordering Plants icon below
left and print out order form and mail to us
Click Picture to enlarge, all Tree and Miniature varieties are available for sale in the ShoppingCart.
Crape Myrtle Company is:
P.O. Box 141627
Gainesville, Fl. 32614-1627
plants Early for the Best Selection
Click on "To Order
Trees" or Click on "To Order Mini's" for Price List then phone in your order at
352-486-6922 for Speedy next week delivery via UPS. Trees are 3-4 feet tall
when shipped. Miniatures are about 1 foot but they're Miniatures!
About Crape Myrtle spelling note: crape myrtles
are commonly spelled several different ways: You may find crape myrtle spelled crape
myrtle, crape myrtles, crapemyrtle, crepemyrtles and crepe myrtles. The scientific name is
lagerstroemia crape myrtle. The Traditional "Southern Spelling is "Crepe
Myrtle" (because the delicate flowers resemble crepe paper) whereas across the United
States it is more commonly "Crape Myrtle". In Europe and Australia and other
countries they use the Scientific Name, Lagerstroemia Crape Myrtle. We try to use all
spellings throughout so our readers can get used to seeing crape myrtle spelled several
If you would like us to
mail you a copy of our
Free Crape Myrtle
then send us an E-Mail
Office Mailing Address and Zip Code
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Click the Mailbox above to Order our Crape
Crape Myrtles are shipped year round from our
nursery in individual pots therefore you can plant your own crape myrtle at your home
anytime of the year.
Ordering is simple
and by Ordering from us you cut out 2-3
352-486-6922 or 352-486-5722 to order.
You can either
order the Basic Order at
6 for $65.00(any
varieties Mix & Match) or
Landscaper Special 20 for $179.00(any
varieties Mix and Match).
Shipping is $24.95 by UPS.
The crape myrtle blooms 5- 6 months making crape myrtles one of
the most popular plants for the landscape, pot and container, or hanging basket.
Crape myrtles are
often spelled crapemyrtle, crepemyrtles or crepe myrtle. All Crape Myrtle
spellings are in common use.
Even giant University of Florida Bred Gators smile when they see our
Patented Miniature Weeping Crape Myrtles (Photo taken at the University
of Florida Alligator Transgenic Biotechnology Bayou)
For over 25 years we have been
hybridizing and breeding these Cold Hardy, Patented, Crape Myrtles.
characteristics, or traits that make these Miniature Crape Myrtles so popular are:
- Our Patented Mini Crape shrubs bloom for 5-6 full
many perennials can you name that bloom 5 months?), from Late
Spring, through the Hottest Months of Summer, into the Fall up to the first
Crape Myrtle plants are
Cold Hardy, Woody Perennials, grown
throughout the U.S.
Over 7,000 of our Patented Mini Weeping Crape
Myrtles Landscaped the Worlds Fair
Did you know Crape Myrtles can be grown in
all 50 states and most foreign countries?
In the last 5 years there were over 2 dozen
new Varieties of Crape Myrtle Trees, Dwarf Crepes and Miniature Crapes
introduced into the United States from Major Breeding and Hybridization Programs
in Pennsylvania, Florida, Texas, California, North Carolina, and Washington,DC.
They can be grown as 40' Trees or novelty
8" Miniatures and varieties are cold hardy to -15F below zero and
In Canada and far Northern States, the New
Miniatures can be grown in pots or hanging baskets during the Spring, Summer,
and Fall then, in December, moved to a sunny window or basement to overwinter.
How many plants did you plant this summer
that died at the end of summer or with the 1st frost? Not Crape Myrtles,
they're woody perennials that come back year after year and crape myrtles bloom from early May
to late October.
Crape Myrtles are not related to
the Myrtle Plants many of you are familiar with. The "Myrtle Plant" usually refers
to a Groundcover Plant.
Crape Myrtles refer to Woody, Perennial
Trees, Shrubs and Miniatures that are commonly seen from Virginia,
Pennsylvania, New York, and New Jersey moving south across Tennessee, Kentucky, and the
Carolinas, continuing to Florida, and all the way across the United States to Texas,
California, Oklahoma and as far north as Oregon and Washington State.
The Crape Myrtle is one of the most
versatile plants you can grow.
We're proud to say our company's President is David Chopin,
Florida's 1st Horticulturist Attorney and the Inventor of the Patented Miniature
Weeping Crape Myrtles. Mr Chopin is a proud graduate of LSU and the University
of Florida Levin College of Law.