Japanese Tree Lilac
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - medium 9-12' over 6-8 yearsMature Height - 20-30'Mature Width - 15-25'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - creamy, fragrant, borne in large terminal 6-12" long and 6-10" wide paniclesFruit - warty, glabrous, scimitar-shaped, dehiscent 0.75" long capsule, blunt at apexLeaf - Fall Color - no good colorBark - cherry-like reddish brown to brownish, prominent horizontal lenticelsOther Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - easy to transplant; loose, well drained, slightly acid soil; full sun for best floweringNative Habitat - Northern Japan introduced 1876Diseases and Insects - bacterial blight, phytopthora blight, leaf blights and spots, powdery mildew, wilt and other pathological problems; also borers, miners and scalesStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Lilac.- Other plants of the family Oleaceae.- Other plants of the genus Syringa.- Other plants of the species Syringa reticulata.