The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 2 - 8
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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Classic lilac fragrance with vigorous, modern-day disease resistance!
Scentara Pura® is a hyacinthiflora lilac, the most fragrant type on the market. It earns its name from its pure purple flowers and deep, true fragrance. Fresh green foliage resists disease and keeps the plant looking good even when it's not in bloom. Warm climate gardeners should especially take note of Scentara Pura lilac: it requires less chilling than other lilacs, so performs better when winters are mild.
Top reasons to grow Scentara Pura lilac:
- Extremely fragrant flowers
- Disease resistant
- Better performer for warmer areas than other lilacsFragrant FlowerDisease ResistantResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:48 - 72 InchesSpacing:48 - 72 InchesSpread:48 - 72 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:Old WoodBloom Time:SpringHardiness Zones:2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil PH Category:Alkaline SoilUses:Border PlantUses:Cut FlowerUses:Good for ScreeningUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses:Specimen or Focal PointUses Notes:
Plant Scentara Pura lilac on its own or as a hedge. Just be sure to put it somewhere that you can enjoy its amazing fragrance!Maintenance Notes:
Lilacs require well-drained soils - wet conditions will lead to root rot which can kill them. Plant only in areas that are not soggy, and do not add anything to the soil when you plant a lilac.
Prune after flowering if needed.Scentara Pura® Syringa x hyacinthiflora 'SMNSHSO' USPP 31,119, Can PBRAF