Syringa vulgaris Sensation

Syringa

Syringa vulgaris Sensation

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A unique bi-colour Syringa, or lilac tree. Cool blue-green heart shaped foliage rests under the vivid blooms of deep violet with a distinctive chalk white edge. It can reach a mature height of up to 3m but can withstand vigorous pruning so can be kept to any manageable size to suit your garden. Holds the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit for its reliable performance, stability of colour and form and good resistance to pests and diseases. The sweet scented blooms are lovely addiction to the garden, flowering throughout May and June. Bare rooted 40-60cm plant supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Spring
Flower Colour BLUE
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Attracts Butterflies
    butterfly
  • Fragrant
    scented
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied Bare Rooted Shrub Supplied
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Spring

Flower Colour

BLUE

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

Bare Rooted Shrub Supplied

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 300cm
Mature Spread 300cm
Height Supplied 50cm
Height Supplied

50cm

Mature Height

300cm

Mature Spread

300cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.
Soil Type Humus rich, neutral-acidic soil
Pruning Annually, as required
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

Soil Type

Humus rich, neutral-acidic soil

Pruning

Annually, as required

Syringa (Lilac Trees) are suitable for planting in well drained, humus rich soil. Will thrive in full sun or light shade.
This amazing deciduous shrub is part of the lilac family. It can be pruned lightly once dormant, after flowering in late winter/early spring.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Spring
    Flower Colour BLUE
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Attracts Butterflies
      butterfly
    • Fragrant
      scented
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied Bare Rooted Shrub Supplied
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Bare Rooted Shrub Supplied

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Spring

    Flower Colour

    BLUE

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 300cm
    Mature Spread 300cm
    Height Supplied 50cm
    Height Supplied

    50cm

    Mature Height

    300cm

    Mature Spread

    300cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

    Soil Type

    Humus rich, neutral-acidic soil

    Pruning

    Annually, as required

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Syringa (Lilac Trees) are suitable for planting in well drained, humus rich soil. Will thrive in full sun or light shade.
    This amazing deciduous shrub is part of the lilac family. It can be pruned lightly once dormant, after flowering in late winter/early spring.