The Main Plant entry for Lilacs (Syringa)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Moderately alkaline (7.9 – 8.4)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on old wood
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Yoshini Cherry white fungus in trunk by Stevensonovich Sep 2, 2018 3:01 PM 8
Unknown bush by tinypiney Aug 25, 2018 6:05 AM 2
what's this... tree? by alex1992ccc Aug 24, 2018 10:30 AM 20
Not sure about this... by scvirginia Jul 25, 2018 2:56 PM 11
What species is this? 34 (Binomial name please) by NightCrow Jun 21, 2018 7:34 PM 14
Shrub from Planet X by frankrichards16 Jun 15, 2018 6:24 AM 3
Whats wrong with my plants? by Jnunley Jun 13, 2018 10:00 PM 5
Bloomerang Reblooming Lilac ( Syringa Hybrid ) by newdoll Jun 3, 2018 10:40 AM 3
What type of flower is this? by Heatherb413 May 27, 2018 6:07 AM 3
Osmanthus? by Galanthophile May 22, 2018 11:50 PM 2

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