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Syringa (Lilac) x. ‘Jeflady’ (Little Lady™ Lilac)

In late spring, the dark pink buds open to lilac pink, fragrant flowers.  The mature size makes this plant perfect for foundation plantings, but it can also be used en masse, or as an informal hedge where you don’t need a lot of height.  Upright, rounded habit.  Prune in summer after flower.  Drought tolerant once established.

  • Height: 4' - 5'
  • Spread: 4' - 5'
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Syringa (Lilac) reticulata 'Bailnce' (Snowdance™ Japanese Tree Lilac)

Flowers annually and begins flowering at an earlier age than the species. It has exceptionally heavy bloom with large, fragrant, creamy white flower clusters in June. This sterile variety produces no untidy brown seedheads. Lustrous dark green foliage is slightly larger and darker than the species. Snowdance grows as wide as it is tall with attractive, shelved branching. A pest- and disease-free lilac tree, it is ideal for residential and park use and is equally attractive as a specimen as it is in group plantings.

  • Height: 18'
  • Spread: 20'
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Syringa (Lilac) vulgaris (Common Purple Lilac)

Upright, case shaped, leggy shrub with heavily fragrant purple flowers. Makes a good informal hedge. Great as a cut flower. Dark green, oval leaves.

  • Height: 10'-12'
  • Spread: 8'-12'
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Syringa (Lilac) x. 'Penda' (Bloomerang® Purple Lilac)

A compact and dwarf lilac with royal purple buds that open to masses of fragrant, lavender purple flowers from spring to frost. Shape plant after blooming. Resistant to powdery mildew and root rot.

  • Height: 4'-5'
  • Spread: 4'-5'
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Syringa (Lilac) x josiflexa 'Lilac' (Royalty Lilac)

Large, compact plant with very striking and fragrant purplish red blossoms. Dark green summer foliage make this a good background or hedge plant. Low maintenance and hardy.

  • Height: 8'-10'
  • Spread: 6'-8'
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Syringa (Lilac) meyeri 'Palibin' (Dwarf Korean Lilac)

Dense, rounded and uniform. Reddish purple buds open to single, pale lilac fragrant flowers. Small glossy green foliage is resistant to mildew and turns coppery in fall. Profuse blooms at an early age.

  • Height: 4'-5'
  • Spread: 5'-7'
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Syringa (Lilac) patula 'Miss Kim' (Miss Kim Lilac)

Dwarf variety with pale lilac blooms. Hardy. Reliable bloomer. Blooms later than the species. Leaves turn burgundy red in fall and are resistant to mildew. Deciduous.

  • Height: 5'-7'
  • Spread: 5'-6'
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Syringa (Lilac) reticulata 'Ivory Silk' (Ivory Silk Japanese Tree Lilac)

A small tree or large shrub. Rounded crown. Easily grown. While it tolerates light shade, flowering will be best in full sun. Needs good air circulation. Prune immediately after flowering. Large clusters of creamy white, single, fragrant flowers in May-June. Low maintenance. Excellent as a specimen, or in small groups.

  • Height: 20'-25'
  • Spread: 15'-20'
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Syringa (Lilac) reticulata (Japanese Tree Lilac)

A small tree having cherry-like bark on its trunk and older branches. Tree develops a very distinctive horizontal branching structure as it matures. Flowers appear in mid-late June in large, creamy white pyramidal flower clusters – a full month after the common and French varieties. Rounded habit. A handsome tree or large shrub.

  • Height: 20'-25'
  • Spread: 20'-25'
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Characteristics
  • Attracts Birds
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    Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Shade
  • Wet Soils