Photo of Crepe Myrtle (Lagerstroemia 'Ebony Fire'): Sold under the Black Diamond trademark

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Name: Becky
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beckygardener
Jul 15, 2015 12:37 PM CST
This was sold as "Crimson Red" in the Black Diamond series at my local Home Depot store.
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Jul 15, 2015 4:13 PM CST
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eclayne
Jul 17, 2015 8:03 AM CST

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The marketing name Black Diamondâ„¢ Crimson Red (in the "Also sold as" field) is more fully discussed in this article.
http://garden.org/ideas/view/dave/1396/Solving-the-Mystery-o...
Evan
Name: Becky
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)
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beckygardener
Jul 17, 2015 10:47 AM CST
Thanks, Evan!

I read about all of that a couple of days ago after I purchased the plants. Thanks for sharing that link so others will also know!!!!
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Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jul 17, 2015 11:48 AM CST

Plants Admin

I'm enjoying the photos and being envious. *Blush*
Evan

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