syringa patula 'miss kim' (lilac)

Size: 3 gallon
  • deep purple buds open to lavender-blue, sweetly fragrant, single flowers
  • dark green leaves turn burgundy or bronze in the fall
  • upright, oval habit
  • bloom time: spring
  • zone 3 
  • height 125-150cm
  • spread 100-125cm 
  • colour burgundy, lavender
  • plant syringa in a well-drained soil with medium moisture, in full sun
  • to ensure blooms for the following year, prune soon after flowering
  • full sun
  • attracts butterflies
  • attracts hummingbirds
  • deer resistant
  • fragrant
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)