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Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'

Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'

Charles Joly Lilac

Regular price $35.00 CAD
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'Charles Joly' has been with us since 1896, and in spite of its age, it remains one of the most popular Lilacs today. This winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit, bears dense conical heads of purple buds, that open in late spring into fragrant rich reddish purple double flowers. Always popular with bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds, Charles will make your garden into a hive of activity and fragrance.



Hardiness Zone: Zone 3 to Zone 7
Light Requirements: Full Sun to Part Shade
Height: 3.0 m to 3.6 m
Spread: 2.4 m to 3.0 m
Soil Requirements: Fertile neutral to alkaline, moist, well drained soils
Bloom Time Late spring
Planting Time: Early spring to early summer, early fall
Use: Specimen plant, shrub borders, mixed borders, cottage gardens, hedges, screening
Flower Colour & Shape: Large conical trusses of purple  buds, opening into fragrant double magenta purple flowers
Foliage: Heart shaped dark green leaves with smooth edges, no appreciable fall colour
Benefits: Exceptional flowers, fragrance, deer resistant, attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds, cut flowers

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