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Old Fashioned Lilac
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Old Fashioned Lilac

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Just Like Grandmother Grew

The tried-and-true broad-spreading lilac that folks have loved for generations! Heady perfume and long-lasting soft lavender blossoms to fill your garden and home in mid spring. Grows 15 ft. tall. Bareroot.

Zones: 3 - 7 (-30° F.).
Height: 8 - 15 feet.
Shade Requirement: Full sun.

Old Fashioned Lilac
  • 08677
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We ship this item in Spring. We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

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Old Fashioned Lilac Product Details

Botanical Name: Syringa vulgaris

Height: 8 - 15 feet.

Spacing: 6 - 12 feet.

Depth: Same as in nursery.

Spread: 6 - 12 feet.

Sun/Shade: Full sun.

Color: Soft lavender.

Foliage: Deep green heart-shaped leaves; loses leaves in the Fall.

Blooms: Spring.

Form: Upright, rounded.

Flower Form: Showy, fragrant on 4-6" panicles.

Soil Requirements: Moist, well-drained, slightly acid to neutral soil.

Pruning: Do not prune for the first 2 seasons except to remove sucker growth from the base. In subsequent years, prune to maintain shape. The shrub flowers on old wood, so prune after flowering. Remove spent flower heads.

Comments: The classic lilac - broad spreading form with loads of soft lavender blooms in the Spring. Fills the air with lilac fragrance., RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR


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2007-05-14
Beautiful!
Reviewed By: Tabitha (Saint Inigoes, Maryland)
I received these quickly, as I always do ith Gurney's. I did not expect the plant to grow as fast as it did, but it is 2 years later and the plant has exceeded 8 feet and was filled with blooms the first year.


Old Fashioned Lilac
  • 08677
  • Quantity
  • Price
  • For each offer ordered, get 1 plant.
  • Out of Stock

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