Also known as
Common Lilac, Purple Lilac
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This plant has a strong fragrance
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Syringa vulgaris produces fragrant, beautiful flowers with a large spreading habit. The leaves are heart-shaped, oval and pointed, and are about 10cm long. The flowers are in dense pyramidal heads and are white or pale purple.
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How to propagate Lilac
You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.
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Other uses of Lilac
Fragrance, hedging, border, ornamental. Spring or summer interest.
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