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Syringa x vulgaris 'Albert F. Holden'

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Syringa vulgaris 'Albert F. Holden' - Albert F. Holden Lilac - (Photo Courtesy of Bailey Nurseries)

Syringa vulgaris 'Albert F. Holden' - Albert F. Holden Lilac - (Photo Courtesy of Bailey Nurseries)

Series: French Hybrid Lilacs

More About Syringa x vulgaris 'Albert F. Holden'

  • Single, deep violet with a silvery blush on outside side of petals
  • Dark green leaves turn burgundy or bronze in the fall
  • Upright, oval habit
  • Bloom Time: May

Zone:

3

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

Violet
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French Hybrid 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 x vulgaris 'Albert F. Holden' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Oval
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Hedge
Specimen