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Syringa oblata: Early Lilac Seeds

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Zones: 3 to 6
Mature Height: 12 feet
Mature Spread: 12 feet

The Early Lilac has pale purple blooms that appear a week or two earlier than those of the Common Lilac. New growth is bronze-green. Later, colors turns to a glossy green and finally wine red in fall. Native to northern China. Often planted for its beautiful blooms and fragrance or used in a border or grouping or as a specimen in a small garden.

When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Early Lilac has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 12 feet in height and 12 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 3 to 6. Prefers full sun to light shade and moist, well-drained soil. Fairly easy to grow.

How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: Cold stratify for 30-90 days
Germination: Sow seed 1/4 inch deep, keep moist, mulch the seed bed, cover seedbed with some shade
Other: Sow outdoors in the fall for spring germination.

Seed Count Per Packet:
This packet contains 40 hand-sorted, high-quality seeds.

If refrigerated upon receipt, these seeds can be stored for up to a year before you decide to use them.

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