• Overview
    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
    Waterwise Plant
    Blooms:
    Flowering Time
    Early spring
  • Detail
    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
    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.