Lilac – Syringa
Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris): An old-fashioned favourite with an upright and spreading growth bait. Heart shaped, shiny, dark green leaves. Fragrant, light purple flowers in mid-spring. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Cut flowers. Height: 2.5m; Span: 2.5m; Full sun. Hardiness Zone 2.
Japanese Tree lilac (Syringa reticulate): Upright spreading tree. Deep green foliage with creamy-white flowers in late June. Very fragrant. Makes an excellent small specimen tree. Height: 7m; Span: 6m. Full sun. Hardiness Zone3.