Lilac, Miss Kim

 
 

Description: Miss Kim Lilac has a round shape with purple buds that open to a pale lavender, fragrant flower. The foliage is dark green in Spring turning burgundy-red in the Fall. Resistant to powdery mildew. Deer resistant. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers well-drained soil.

Common Name: Miss Kim Lilac Tree

Scientific Name: Syringa patula

Type: Deciduous, Tree

Exposure: Full Sun - Partial Shade

Size: 6-8' height, 4-5' spread

Summer Foliage Color: Green

Fall Foliage Color: Burgundy/Red

Bloom Color: Lavender

Bloom Period: Spring/Early Summer

Landscape Use: General Garden Use, Mass Planting, Rock/Alpine Gardens, Container Planting, Focal Point, Vertical Accent

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 3 - 8

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Ornamental Grasses, Barberry, Spirea, Blue Prince/Princess Holly, Dianthus, Phlox, Pink/Red Astilbe

 

 


 

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