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Syringa Vulgaris 'Katherine Havemeyer' (Common Lilac)

Syringa Vulgaris 'Katherine Havemeyer' (Common Lilac)

Wonderful scented lavender-purple flowers

fully hardy Dense clusters of wonderfully scented, double, lavender blue flowers from purple buds in May and June and heart shaped, mid green leaves. This pretty, spreading lilac makes an excellent backdrop for a sunny, mixed or shrub border. Mulch each year in early spring and avoid pruning young plants, except to remove unproductive or diseased wood.

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