Lagerstroemia indica is frost tolerant, prefers full sun and will grow to 6 metres with a spread of 6 metres.
Here are a few shrubs in flower up at "The Camp" at Wyangala.
From China, Korea and Japan, Lagerstroemia indica is an often multistemmed, deciduous tree with a wide spreading, flat topped, open habit when mature. The bark is a prominent feature being smooth, pinkinsh-gray and mottled, shedding each year. Leaves are small and dark green changing to yellow and orange in autumn.
Many hybrid cultivars have been developed between L. indica and L. faueri
The "Dynamite" cultivar the Crepe Myrtle