Botanical Name: Syringa Meyeri ‘Palibin’
Type: Deciduous shrub
Size: 2m high, crown grows 1.25m in diameter (7 ft high, 4ft in diameter)
Zone: Hardy to Zone 4
Bloom Description: Lilac purple fowers
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Dry to medium
Suggested Use: Hedge
Flower: Showy, Fragrant
Attracts: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Erosion, Dry Soil
A terrific dwarf tree with masses of very fragrant blooms. Rounded habit, the top is grafted on a stem.
Effective as a specimen or massed. Shrub borders, foundations. Good screen or informal hedge for property lines. Ideal for pool, patio, and entrance areas. Meyer lilac is generally more attractive than many other species of lilacs due to its structure, floriferous bloom, and mildew-resistant foliage.
Key to Success: Fertilize in mid to late summer with super phosphate. Use triple mix liquid transplanter fertilizer for planting success.