Common Lilac (Syringa vulgaris 'Henri Martin') in the Lilacs Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Henry Martin

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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Location: Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PADate: 2016-04-30
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Location: Tyler Arboretum, Media, PADate: 2016-04-30
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Location: Arboretum of the Barnes Foundation, Merion, Pennsylvania USADate: 2018-05-12
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Syringa vulgaris Henry Martin by csandt May 14, 2018 10:16 PM 1

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