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Telephone:
01403 740100

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

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The Plants

Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'

lilac

Photo of Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'

£25.00

A lovely lilac with fragrant, double, dark purple red flowers in May and June and heart shaped, dark green leaves. This dramatic, dark purple lilac makes an excellent backdrop for a sunny mixed or shrub border.

Type

  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

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

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • 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.

Dimensions

Size: Large

Pot size: 3 litre

Eventual height: 500cm

Eventual spread: 500cm

Positions

  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • East
  • West
  • North

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Neutral
  • Alkaline