The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00-17:30.
Closed public holidays.


The Plants

Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'

korean lilac

Photo of Syringa meyeri 'Palibin'


A lovely dwarf lilac with dark green leaves and panicles of small, fragrant, lilac-pink flowers from May to June. TIt sometimes repeat flower again in autumn. Ideal for a sunny, well drained shrub or mixed border. Compact and slow growing it's perfect for the smaller garden or where space is limited.


  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Slow growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Specimen

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Attractive to bees
  • Scented flowers

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. In mid summer remove the faded flower heads carefully using secateurs to avoid damaging the young shoots.


Size: Medium

Pot size: Root balled

Eventual height: 150cm

Eventual spread: 150cm


  • Sun

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Neutral
  • Alkaline