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Syringa x hyacinthiflora 'SMNSHSO' PP31119 Plant propagation prohibited

SCENTARA PURA® LILAC

Breeder
Buy Scentara Pura® Lilac online. This well-branched, semi-dwarf, compact lilac blooms heavily each spring. The flower buds emerge a mulberry-violet and open to clear jacaranda purple. Developed from low-chill bloodlines for improved warm climate performance and resistant to powdery mildew.

Height:

4-6 Feet

Spread:

4-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

2-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Lavender
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Dried Flowers
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Cut Flowers
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Syringa is easy to grow and adapt to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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