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Sensation Lilac

Unique Beauty & Sensational Scent!

  • SKU: 67118
  • Zones: 4-7
  • Height: 10 - 12 feet
  • Shade Requirement: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time: Early to mid spring.
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67118-Sensation Lilac
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Sensation Lilac

Add fragrance and flair to the landscape with the bi-color Sensation Lilac! Deep purple blooms edged in white grow in huge trusses up to 10" long in early to mid spring, filling the air with their classic lilac scent. Its flower panicles delight nearby butterflies and hummingbirds while the erect branches make for excellent cut flowers. Simply divine as a border shrub or a colorful hedge. The abundant blooms are beautifully complemented by lush, green, heart-shaped foliage. Sure to add a distinctive touch to bouquets and indoor arrangements. Drought tolerant.
Product Details
  • Botanical NameSyringa vulgaris 'Sensation'
  • Ships As2" POT
  • Height10 - 12 feet
  • Spacing6 feet
  • Spread6 feet
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun
  • Color Descriptionpurple
  • Foliage TypeSlightly bluish-green, glabrous, heart shaped leaves 4" - 5" long.
  • Bloom TimeEarly to mid spring.
  • Flower FormEnormous, tall, trusses 8" - 10" + of single flowers.
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained, humus enriched.
  • Growth RateMedium
  • PruningOnly to maintain shape. Lilacs can easily be trimmed to a shorter height. After flowering
  • Winter CareNone, except to mulch the first winter if fall planted.
  • Additional InformationIt improves the looks of the plant to remove spent flower heads
  • State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
  • Zones4-7
  • Planting InstructionsSet at same soil level as in container, firm and water well.
Shipping Information

Shipping Notes:

Orders for gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants, fertilizer and other supplies* will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

*Fertilizer and other supplies ordered separately are typically shipped within 5 business days.

**Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items July through August

2018 Fall Shipping Schedule


  Bulbs, Potted Plants and &  

1A-6B  9/4/18 - 11/02/18 
7A-10B  9/4/18 - 11/16/18 
  Last Order Date   Zones 1-6: 10/29/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/12/2018

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Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Bare-root perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and success in your garden. In the Fall, these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window.
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For trees and other oversize items, we do not ship to PO boxes and it will be delivered via FedEx Home delivery.
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