President Grevy Lilac Shrub Stock Photo

 

Family

Oleaceae

Genus

Syringa

Species

S. vulgaris

Hardiness Zones

3 through 7

Shrub Details

This shrub is both a flowering shrub and an ornamental shrub.

Mature Size

5-15 feet at maturity

Growth Rate

Medium

Sun Preference

Full sun to partial shade

Soil Preference

Acidic, moist and well-drained soils.

Wildlife Merits

Bees, butterflies

Deer Resistant

Yes

Foliage Color

Green leaves

Flower Color

Purple

Blooms

Spring

Deciduous/Evergreen Foliage

Deciduous

Pruning

Prune after flowering in spring

Endangered Species

No

Invasive Species

No