BLOOM TIME: Late Spring - Early Summer;HARDINESS ZONE: 7 - 9;PLANT HEIGHT: 1.8m - 3m . . . PLANT SPACING: 1.8m - 3m;LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun . . . SOIL / WATER: Average - Dry;The Crepe Myrtle is considered a large bush/shrub or a small tree. They can be pruned to your desired shape and size. They can tolerate dry conditions, and will be just covered in lovely blooms whose petals are indeed crepe-like. Crepe Myrtles will attract bees, birds, and butterflies. After flowering, neat little seed are pods formed.