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Syringa Vulgaris 'Charles Joly' (Common Lilac)

Syringa Vulgaris 'Charles Joly' (Common Lilac)

Wonderfully scented double flowers

fully hardy Dense clusters of fragrant, double, dark purple red flowers in May and June and heart shaped, dark green leaves. This dramatic, dark purple lilac makes an excellent backdrop for a sunny mixed or shrub border. The plant copes well with alkaline soils, an important factor when planting ground recently cleared of builders' rubble.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil
  • Rate of Growth: average
  • Flowering period: May and June Flowers: dark purple
  • Other Features: heart shaped, dark green leaves
  • Hardiness:
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