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Syringa Vulgaris 'Sensation' (Common Lilac)

Syringa Vulgaris 'Sensation' (Common Lilac)

A very sought after picotee variety

The single, rich purple-red flowers of this rare lilac have a distict white edge to each petal creating a beautiful bi-colour effect. They are highly fragrant and appear in great trusses in late spring when they will fill the air with their sweet scent. Ideal for wildlife-friendly gardens, these much-loved shrubs can also be trained to form small trees.

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