Syringa tomentella Syringa

Syringa

Description: A species lilac and one of the most delightful. Sweetly scented with deep lilac pink flowers borne in terminal panicles.

History: (SW China)

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: June
  • S Size: Small
  • Scented flowers
  • Chalk tolerant
  • Replacement prune
  • Prefers full sun

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