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Josee Lilac

Syringa x 'Josee'

SKU
40679
A sensational dwarf reblooming lilac with highly fragrant, lavender-pink, heavy flower clusters that bloom heavily in spring and continue to bloom sporadically through summer. The compact, mounded form fits easily into any landscape, as an ideal foundation planting, in a mixed shrub border, or as a focal point in a perennial bed. Deciduous.
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Botanical Pronunciationsih-REEN-gah
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Late Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurplish-pink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact, Mounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Windbreak, Cutting Garden, Accent, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsWeigela (Weigela); Coneflower (Echinacea); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Boxwood (Buxus); Juniper (Juniperus); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)

Thrives in well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soils. Needs good air circulation. Water deeply, regularly in first few growing seasons to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; increase frequency again before and during spring bloom period. Fertilize in early spring. Prune after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-9

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