Zones: 3 to 7
Mature Height: 10 feet
Mature Spread: 4 to 10 feet
The Late Lilac has fragrant rosy lilac to white flowers in 3- to 6-inch clusters - often several at each branch tip. Dark green leaves and a dense, rounded habit. Blooms later than other lilacs. Native to China.
When choosing a location, keep in mind that the Late Lilac has a moderate growth rate. It grows up to 10 feet in height and 4 to 10 feet in spread. It can be planted in zones 3 to 7. Prefers partial shade to partial sun and moist, well-drained soil.
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, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: Natural fall sowing 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.