• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Japanese Tree Lilac

Botanical Name
Syringa reticulata
Hardiness
Zones 3 to 7
Height
20 to 30 feet
Width
15 to 25 feet
Flowers
Mid June: white, panicle, effective for two weeks
Fruit
Dehiscent capsules borne on panicle
Light
Full sun
Soil
Well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Transplant balled and burlap or container
  • Prune after flowering
  • Remove spent flowers
Problems
None as serious as other lilacs
Varieties
  • Ivory Silk - 25', rounded
  • Summer Snow - 20', compact
  • Chantilly Lace - variegated foliage

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances


Oct. 23, 2021
San Diego Fall Home & Garden Show
Del Mar, CA

Oct. 27, 2021
Pruning Tips for Shrubs
Webinar

Nov. 13, 2021
Holiday Specialties at Ebert's
Ixonia, WI

Register today! Plus, watch Melinda's past webinars ON DEMAND
for a limited time.

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Enter to win a $150
Corona Tools Gift Card

ENTER NOW