Syringa reticulata ‘Ivory Silk’ Syringa

Syringa

Description: An upright, rounded, deciduous shrub or small tree with ovate to lance-shaped, dark green leaves. Produces large clusters of small, fragrant, ivory white flowers that are quite long lasting.

History: A recent introduction from Canada, selected in 1973.

Syringa Growing Tips: Easy to grow in most well-drained, fertile, humus-rich alkaline to neutral soils. Thrives in chalky ground and appreciates mulching when planted in full sun

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: May
  • S Size: Small
  • Scented flowers
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Replacement prune
  • Prefers full sun

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