comscore Vibrant crape myrtle trees have ties to Sweden, Linnaeus | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Branches of Botany | Features

Vibrant crape myrtle trees have ties to Sweden, Linnaeus

  • COURTESY JESSE ADAMS
                                The flowering Lagerstroemia species of the crape myrtle tree can be seen at the Harold L. Lyon Arboretum.

    COURTESY JESSE ADAMS

    The flowering Lagerstroemia species of the crape myrtle tree can be seen at the Harold L. Lyon Arboretum.

Carl Nilsson Linnaeus, more commonly known by his latinized name Carolus Linnaeus, was first and foremost a botanist. Read more

Scroll Up