Redwine Lilac

Syringa x prestoniae 'Redwine'

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02895
Beautiful magenta flowers with a spicy fragrance appear in spring on this late-blooming lilac. This hardy variety adapts well to warm weather. Attracts butterflies and is a great cut flower. Deciduous.
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Once established, drought tolerant but requires regular moisture for best performance.

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Botanical Pronunciationsih-REEN-gah pres-TON-ee-ay
Average Size at MaturityUpright, rounded shrub 8 to 12 ft. tall, 6 to 10 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurplish-pink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseHedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established, drought tolerant but requires regular moisture for best performance.

Follow regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish deep, extensive root system. Feed before new growth emerges in spring. Increase watering before spring bloom, in absence of rainfall/snow melt. Prune after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-7

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