Lilac – Declaration – #3 Container


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Introducing Lilac 'Declaration', the perfect solution for smaller sites craving the beauty and fragrance of lilacs without overwhelming space. Unlike larger varieties, 'Declaration' matures at about 70% of their size, making it an ideal choice for planting near a patio or in smaller foundation areas. But don't let its smaller stature fool you – this lilac packs a punch when it comes to flower power!

With flower cones reaching an impressive 8-12″ long, 'Declaration' creates stunning spires of wildly fragrant reddish-purple blooms that will leave you and your neighbors in awe. Its abundance of flowers ensures a spectacle that you'll be proud to showcase in your garden.

Plant 'Declaration' in half to full day sun and well-drained soil for optimal growth. Like all lilacs, it's easy to grow and mostly pest-free, with minimal concerns about powdery mildew on foliage during hot summers.

Hardy in Zones 5-8, 'Declaration' reaches a height and spread of 7-9 feet, striking the perfect balance between size and impact. Transform your small space into a fragrant oasis with the beauty and charm of Lilac 'Declaration'. Order now and experience the magic this exceptional shrub brings to your garden.

Each plant comes in a #3 (3 gallon) growers pot.

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Plant Specs:

Botanical Name: Syringa X Hyacinthiflora Declaration
Light: full sun
Watering: keep soil evenly moist, no standing water
Soil: no preference
Zone: 3 – 8

Plant Shape: oval
Plant Type: deciduous shrub
Mature Size: height (9'), width (9')
Blooming Season: spring
Pollinator: self-pollinator

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