Botanical Name: Syringa vulgaris 'Ludwig Spaeth'
Height: 12 feet
Spread: 9 feet
Sunlight: full sun
Hardiness Zone: 2a
Other Names: Common Lilac
Group/Class: French Hybrid Lilac
This classic spring blooming lilac features potently fragrant reddish-purple flowers in upright panicles; upright, multi-stemmed habit, very hardy, tends to sucker, ideal for screening; full sun and well-drained soil, allow room for air movement