Lavender Lady Lilac
Lavender Lady Lilac
Syringa vulgaris 'Lavender Lady'Item #7215 USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
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One of the best Lilacs for warm winter areas, lavender lady produces spectacular clusters of fragrant lavender flowers in any part of the country, even without winter chill! Blooms mid-season, typically in mid-May. Open branched, upright form is useful as a hedge, screen or accent. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly- weekly or more often in extreme heat, until established.Average Landscape Size:Fast growing to 12 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:si-RING-ga vul-GAY-risPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousSunset climate zones:1 - 11, 14, 32 - 45Growth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast growing to 12 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.Special features:Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Bird Friendly, Deer Resistant, Fast Growing, Low Chill RequirementFoliage color:GreenBlooms:SpringFlower color:PurplePatent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.Design IdeasPlant this Lilac back of the border, where it will burst with fragrant spring flowers - blooming without winter chill - then recede back while other later blooming plants take over.Companion PlantsBoxwood (Buxus); Peony (Paeonia); Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia); Coneflower (Echinacea); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)
- CareCare InformationThrives in well-drained soil with neutral to slightly alkaline pH. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish deep, extensive root system. Tolerates periodic drought, when established. Increase watering before spring bloom, in absence of rainfall/snow melt. Prune after flowering.Pruning time: late spring to early summer, after flowering.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly- weekly or more often in extreme heat, until established.