University of Rhode Island

Syringa vulgaris

Lilac

Dense, vigorous, upright suckering shrub. Lavender flowers opening mid May are extremely fragrant. Hardy and easy to grow. Full sun. Tolerates acid to neutral soil. 8-15’ x 6-12’.

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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