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Superba Littleleaf Lilac

Syringa microphylla Superba
SKU: HC017454
per Plant - 5" Deep Pot
No longer available this season.
‘Superba’ Littleleaf Lilac (Syringa microphylla) provides an incredible show of highly fragrant, deep pink flowers in mid-spring and often reblooms in late summer. Deep green leaves are smaller than those of common lilac cultivars, boasting mildew resistance superior to that of many lilacs. A delight for pollinators and gardeners alike! ‘Superba’ makes a fantastic deer-resistant anchor shrub for the back of large beds and borders, and forms a well-behaved hedge that grows wide but not overly tall. Winner of the Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit.
key features
Botanical Name
Syringa microphylla Superba
Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Mass Plantings, Privacy
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Waterwise, Average, Moist / Wet
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
60-84" (5-7' tall)
Mature Spread
120-168" (10-14' wide)
Bloom Time
Late spring
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