Syringa vulgaris 'Lavender Lady'

Lavender Lady Common Lilac

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Moderate
Mature Height - 8-15', occasionally to 20'
Mature Width - 6-12', occasionally to 15'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Borne in 4-8" long terminal clusters of showy, lavender-purple flowers, very fragrant early- to mid-May.
Fruit - Beaded capsules in long panicles, should be removed
Leaf -
Fall Color - Poor fall color
Bark - Small raised lenticels, leaf scars raised, light gray with solid white pith
Other Features - Heat tolerant. Blooms reliably in mild winter chill. Species is a frequently used and nostalgic shrub, for instance reminding one of Grandmother's garden.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Neutral soil with peat or leaf mold; cut flowers as soon as they fade. Zones 3-7.
Native Habitat - Developed in CA for good flower production in the mild winter climate
Diseases and Insects - Aphids, scales, leaf blight, leaf spot; powdery mildew a problem in shady areas or poor air movement
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 117

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 vulgaris.