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Syringa reticulata

More About Syringa reticulata

  • White panicles of sweetly fragrant, single flowers
  • Blooms later than other lilacs
  • If flowers are not removed, seeds persist into the winter
  • Dark green leaves turn an insignificant yellow in the fall
  • Peeling bark attractive on younger branches
  • Graceful, tiered, upright habit
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Zone:

3

Height:

9-10 m

Spread:

4-5 m

Colour:

White
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Japanese Tree Lilac Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant syringa in a well-drained soil with medium moisture, in full sun. To ensure blooms for the following year, prune soon after flowering.


Syringa reticulata Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Specimen

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