Shade Metals

Species Specific Botanical Jewelry

crepe myrtle

Crepe Myrtle (Lagerstroemia)

Sara & Cesar

NATIVE RANGE: Indian Subcontinent, South Asia to Northern Australia

DESCRIPTION: Colorful pink and purple long-lasting blooms, slender trunks with shedding bark, simple, opposite leaves.

JEWELRY: Casts of bark that sheds in late fall made into bronze earrings and necklaces

Crepe Myrtle, Lagerstroemia ID 34836954 © Twoellis | Dreamstime.com.jpg

Crepe Myrtle, Lagerstroemia ID 34836954 © Twoellis | Dreamstime.com.jpg