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Syringa vulgaris Seeds...Seed from Common Lilac




Common Names: Lilac bush
Height: 10' to 15'
Spread: 10' to 15'
Flower color: Lavender
Bloom time: Early spring
Light: Full sun or light shade
Zone: 3-7
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich, well drained
Maintenance: Prune regularly for best results.
Other info: Plants will take 3-5 years from seed to bloom. Wonderful fragrance!!





SYRINGA vulgaris
Common Lilac Bush
** Common Lilac Flower photo **

Germination: Fairly easy germination. Start indoors 6-8 weeks prior to last spring frost. Sow seed in container on surface of good seed starting mix. Cover lightly. Moisten and keep mix moist until germination begins. Place container in a location at 70°F. Germination should begin in approximately 7-10 days.

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Syringa vulgaris at Dave's Garden
2) Common Lilac at Wikipedia
3) Syringa vulgaris at USDA

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