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Syringa vulgaris Sensation (French Hybrid Common Lilac)

This large deciduous shrub features clusters of panicles covered in small, dark pink flower buds that open to reveal sweetly fragrant, burgundy-purple flowers with white-edges, and foliage of bright green, ovate-elliptic leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring
8-15 ft tall x 6-12 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture