President Grévy French Lilac

Syringa vulgaris 'President Grévy'

SKU
40684
Double, violet-blue fragrant flowers backed by contrasting dark green, heart-shaped foliage. A prolific bloomer that butterflies love! Ideal as a flowering hedge or screen.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationsih-REEN-gah vul-GAIR-iss
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 10 ft.tall to 12 ft. wide
Bloom TimeSpring to Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorViolet-blue
Foliage ColorDark Green
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Hedge, Windbreak, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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