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Syringa x josiflexa 'Royalty'

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Key information

Plant type

Deciduous shrub

Flower colour

Lavender

Feature

Flowers, Scented flowers

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

photo by bbc.co.uk/gardening

Plant details

Lilacs are popular shrubs, grown for their beautiful, heavily-scented blooms. This particular variety has coarser leaves. It is very attractive to birds, butterflies and bees so is particularly useful in a wildlife garden.

Family: Oleaceae

Genus: Syringa

Species: x josiflexa

Cultivar: Royalty

Plant type: Deciduous shrub

Flower colour: Lavender

Foliage colour: Mid-green

Feature: Flowers, Scented flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Chalky/alkaline

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 400cm

Spread: 250cm

Flowering period: May to June


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