Lilac

  • Scaled shot of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

    Scaled shot of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

  • The blue/purple flower of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

    The blue/purple flower of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

  • Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

    Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

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Scaled shot of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

Scaled shot of Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

Syringa vulgaris Ruhm von Horstenstein

Introduced from Germany in 1928, this classic variety blooms with scented purple / blue flowers in May.

A vigorous grower, perfect for tougher environments.

This variety will tolerate full sun or partial shade and can be kept in check with a good winter prune.

Mature heights and crown spread can vary depending on environmental conditions

Mature height: 3-5m

Mature spread: 2-3m