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SYRINGA pinnatifolia

Commonly known as Lilac

A very unusual species which deserves to be more widely known if only because it looks so unlike a lilac. White or lavender tinted flowers in small panicles in May and long pinnate leaves with 7-11 leaflets

£17.50 each

  • Deciduous - each pinnate leaf to 6cm (2.5in) long has up to 11 oval to lance-shaped dark-green leaflets.
  • White - white or lavender flowers
  • Height - to 4m (13ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub - open, upright shrub with peeling bark on the older branches. Produces panicles of flowers to 7cm (3in) long.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - leaf miners, thrips, willow scale, lilac blight, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - western China
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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to 4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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