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Persian Lilac Melia

Melia spp.

Melia azedarach 01434 by Anna Anichkova (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

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Persian Lilac Melia Overview

Melia is a small genus containing around 3 deciduous, spring-flowering trees, they are grown for their flowers, foliage and fruits. Melia plants are frost hardy, and will need full sun to grow in any well drained soil. You can propagate by seeds in the autumn.

How to propagate Persian Lilac Melia

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Other uses of Persian Lilac Melia

Grown for their flowers, foliage and fruits. It is useful for very dry soil and does well in coastal gardens in mild areas.