Botanical Name: Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'
Height: 10 feet
Spread: 8 feet
Sunlight: full sun
Hardiness Zone: 2a
Other Names: Common Lilac
Group/Class: French Hybrid Lilac
Considered among the very best, this spring blooming lilac features fragrant double purple-red flowers in upright panicles; upright, multi-stemmed habit, tends to sucker, ideal for screening; full sun and well-drained soil, allow room for air movement