Zones: 4 to 7
Mature Height: 30 feet
Mature Spread:25 feet
The Japanese Tree Lilac is the largest of the lilacs having large creamy white flower clusters. The leaves are dark green and have grayish undersides and yellow fall colour. Native to Japan. A stunning specimen tree.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Japanese Tree Lilac has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 30 feet in height and 25 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 4 to 7. Prefers full sun and well-drained, neutral to acidic soil. Tolerant of drought once established.
How To Start These Seeds:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: Warm stratify for 60 days, cold stratify for 60 days
Germination: Sow seed 1/16 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Simply giving the seed a 90-day cold stratification may break dormancy.
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.