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Syringa x vulgaris 'Congo'

More About Syringa x vulgaris 'Congo'

  • Bright burgundy buds open to magenta flowers
  • Dark green leaves turn burgundy or bronze in the fall
  • Upright, oval habit
  • Bloom Time: May

Zone:

3

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

Colour:

Magenta
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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 'Congo' Characteristics

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

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Hedge
Specimen