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Syringa 'SMSJBP7'

Lilac - Bloomerang® Dark Purple

The Lilac - 'Bloomerang®' Dark Purple will thrill you with its perpetual flowers! It blooms in spring like traditional lilacs, then reblooms from mid-summer through fall. This strong, sturdy, disease resistant lilac with marvelous fragrance attracts pollinators. Fortunately, deer are not fond of this plant. The large, rounded blooms seem to float upon the foliage. Excellent in hedges, mixed borders, or as a specimen shrub. With this fine addition to your landscape, 'Bloomerang®' Dark Purple Lilac is sure to delight from spring through autumn!

Key Plant Details

zones

Planting Zones:

3, 4, 5, 6, 7

soiltype

Soil Type:

Clay, Sandy, Loamy

site

Light Requirement:

Sun

moisture

Moisture:

Average

Plant Characteristics

mature_size

Mature Size:

4-5 feet in height, 4-6 foot spread

growth_rate

Annual Growth Rate:

Moderate

flower_color

Flower Color:

Purple

bloom_time

Bloom Time:

Fall, Spring, Summer

reblooming

Reblooming:

Yes

fragrance

Fragrance:

Yes

solution

Shop By Use:

Attracts Pollinators, Deer Resistant

Care Tips

Care Tips - Growing:

A light trim after spring bloom neatens the plant's appearance and encourages rebloom, though it does delay it slightly.

Care Tips - Pruning:

Blooms on old and new wood - prune after spring bloom if desired. Doing so will delay rebloom but also encourages it.

Care Tips - Soil:

Prefers neutral to alkaline soils, but is fairly adaptable. Good drainage is imperative.

Care Tips - Uses:

Hedges; mixed borders; foundation plantings; specimen.

Zone Map

This plant will grow in these zones

3-7