Photo Courtesy of Briggs Nursery

Syringa vulgaris Nadezhda (French Hybrid Common Lilac)

This large deciduous shrub features clusters of panicles covered in small, rose-purple flower buds that open to reveal sweetly fragrant, blue-toned lavender double flowers, and foliage of bright green, ovate-elliptic leaves. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
8-10 ft tall x 6-8 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture