Lagerstroemia. Disidious, evergreen tree or shrub.

Red, pink or white blooms that blossom all summer long.

Called Monkey Slip (saru suberi- 猿滑) which refers to its sleek bark or 百日紅 "red for one hundred days" because of the length of it's blooming season.

Crape Myrtle

Lagerstroemia. Disidious, evergreen tree or shrub. 

Red, pink or white blooms that blossom all summer long. 

Called Monkey Slip (saru suberi- 猿滑) which refers to its sleek bark or 百日紅 "red for one hundred days" because of the length of it's blooming season.