Botanical Name: Syringa vulgaris 'Bloomerang® Dark Purple'
Plant Type: Shrub
Shrub Type: Deciduous
Size: 1.2-1.8m (4-6ft) tall and wide
Zone: Hardy to USDA Zone 3 (-40°C )
Light: Full sun
Uses: borders, containers, foundations
Pruning: after spring bloom
This repeat bloomer will impress from spring late to fall. First flowering of deep plum flowers is in late spring, will re-bloom constantly throughout the summer and show colour until fall. Mounded growing habit. Attracts butterflies. Deer and disease resistant. very fragrant. A great shrub for borders or mass plantings. May be trimmed after spring bloom if needed.
Key to Success: Fertilize in spring with super phosphate to ensure abundant blooms. Plant with triple mix and liquid transplanter fertilizer.