#5- 30-36" Miss Canada Lilac- Syringa x prestoniae 'Miss Canada'

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Extend the lilac season with this extremely hardy, late blooming variety. Reddish buds and rosy-pink flowers appear on new spring growth after common lilac varieties. Adapts well to warmer climates. Deciduous.

Average Size at Maturity Moderate growing to 6 to 12 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom Time Spring
Design Ideas This late-blooming lilac has a lovely, spreading form, and is a fine addition to the mixed border in full sun. A fine background plant for green foliage in the growing season an bright color in spring. Great for breaking up a long wall or fence line. Use in foundation planting for seasonal accent. Makes a truly striking informal hedge.
Deciduous/ Evergreen Deciduous
Flower Attribute Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Green
Growth Habit Erect
Growth Rate Moderate
Landscape Use Border, Windbreak, Cutting Garden
Light Needs Full sun, Partial sun
Soil Needs All-Purpose Plant Food
Special Feature Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Extreme Cold Hardiness
Water Needs Moderate
Watering Needs Once established, drought tolerant but requires regular moisture for best performance.
Key Feature Fragrant

Follow regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish deep, extensive root system. Feed before new growth emerges in spring. Increase watering before spring bloom, in absence of rainfall/snow melt. Prune after flowering.