Ivory Silk Tree Lilac



Latin Name: Syringa reticulata 'Ivory Silk'

Description: Similar to the Japanese Tree Lilac, but is a tree-form variety rather than shrub shaped (has a single trunk instead of being multi-stemmed from the ground). A compact tree that displays large, fragrant, creamy-white panicles in early June, every second year (unless it is pruned back after the flowers have finished). Sturdy lower trunk opens into a rounded upper crown. Foliage is disease resistant. Bark is reddish-brown in colour.

Zone: 2
Height: 7.5 m
Spread: 5 m
Shape: Compact, oval
Sun or Shade: SUN OR PART SHADE
Foliage: Dark green
Flower Colour: Creamy white

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