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Syringa pubescens


Order: Scrophulariales
   Family: Oleaceae
            Genus: Syringa
                        Specie: Syringa pubescens

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Fragrant pale lilac flowers in spring

Uses: Shrub borders Spring gardens Specimen shrub

Zones: 5?9

Description: This species was discovered in Hebei Province in China in 1831. It can reach almost 12 ft (3.5 m) both in height and width, with numerous slender branches. It is a profuse and regular bloomer, and the flowers have a spicy clove-like fragrance. The bud col

Growth Habit: Spreading multi-stemmed habit

Comments: Many cultivars available

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