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SYRINGA vulgaris 'Carpe Diem'

Commonly known as Lilac

A startling new introduction with pinkish-mauve semi-double flowers opening first a delicate light blue and then fading to light mauve

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£25.00 each
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  • Deciduous - heart-shaped to ovate leaves to 10cm (4in) long
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - pinkish mauve
  • Height - 4m (13ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub - branching, upright shrub.
  • 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 - Good to know - will tolerate hard renovation pruning
  • Pests & Diseases - leaf miners, thrips, lilac blight, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - garden origin. Netherlands.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles
  • Semi-double - Two rows of petals with conspicuous stamens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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