Photo courtesy of Spring Meadow Nursery

Syringa hyacinthiflora Scentara® Double Blue (Double Blue Lilac)

This deciduous shrub features clusters of long panicles covered in purple flower buds that open to reveal sweetly fragrant, bright violet flowers that take on a blue tone in the sunshine. Foliage of dark green, ovate-elliptic leaves may turn burgundy or bronze in fall. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
6-8 ft tall x 6 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP29801, CPBRAF
Brand Proven Winners