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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Dark Pink
  • Purple
Flower Type*
  • Single Blooming
  • Fragrant
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Yellow/Brilliant Yellow
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Dried Flowers
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Cut Flowers
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Accent Plant
 

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 a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Lilacs prefer moist well drained soil.

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PURPLE PERSIAN LILAC

Syringa x persica 'Purple Persian'

Buy Purple Persian Lilac online. Vigorous, upright grower with dark green leaves and arching branches. A profusion of fragrant lilac-purple blossoms in the spring. One of the best for general planting because of its free blooming qualities. Height of 4 to 8 feet, spreading 5 to 10 feet.

Mature Height:

4-8 Feet

Mature Spread:

5-10 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-7

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Oleaceae · Common Name: Lilac

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2839

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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$35.00

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2 gallon Potted

SKU: 3466

(1.87 gallons / 7.09 liters)
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$45.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 3467

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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$75.00

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5 gallon Potted

SKU: 3468

(4.10 gallons / 15.55 liters)
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$95.00

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7 gallon Potted

SKU: 3907

(6.08 gallons / 23.03 liters)
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