Syringa vulgaris ‘Sensation’ – Purple & White Flowering Lilac
Syringa vulgaris ‘Sensation’
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Upright, rounded shrub
GROWTH RATE: Fast
FOLIAGE: Green heart shaped leaves
FLOWERS: Single, deep purple flowers with an edging of white around petals. Slight fragrance.
DESCRIPTION: Distinct single, deep purple flowers with an edging of white around petals, with a faint perfume, in mid spring. This easy to care for shrub is a welcome addition to any garden.
LANDSCAPE USES: Suited to use in small gardens and parks for shrub borders or as a screening plant.
TOLERANCES: Plant in full sun, Prune after flowering. Annual mulching and fertilizer in autumn recommended, with summer watering required.
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union approximately 5 to 10cm BELOW the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune to shape if necessary.