Syringa pekinensis Beijing Gold
Syringa reticulata subsp. pekinensis 'Zhang Zhiming' BEIJING GOLD
Description: A lovely small tree producing fragrant, creamy yellow flowers in late May. Rich cinnamon coloured peeling bark at maturity and attractive yellow autumn colour.
History: Originally developed at Beijing Botanic Gardens, 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