Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate growing to 10 ft. high and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Fragrant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Early spring
Botanical Pronunciation:si-RING-ga hi-a-SIN-thi-floh-ra
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Sunset climate zones:1 - 12, 14 - 16, 18 - 22
Growth habit:Spreading
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate growing to 10 ft. high and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Early spring
Flower color:Purple
Design IdeasHere is an early blooming lilac to include in the sunny mixed border or as an informal hedge. The fragrant flowers are a wonderful addition to indoor arrangements, so be sure to plant it where you can reach the branches.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Increase watering before spring bloom. Prune after flowering.Pruning time: spring after flowering.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.