White Lilac – Syringa vulgaris alba

$3.15

A rare white variety of the popular lilac.

As with the common lilac, the white variety is also popular as a bonsai for both it's ability to respond to pruning and the beautiful spectacle of it 's delicate, sweet smelling flowers.  

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As with the common lilac, the white variety is also popular as a bonsai for both it's ability to respond to pruning and the beautiful spectacle of it 's delicate, sweet smelling flowers.  

Bonsai Location

Outdoor

Bonsai Difficulty

Beginner

Bonsai Styles

Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting

Bonsai Size

Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)

Position/Sunlight

Full Sun

Additional Features

Easy Care Plants, Fragrant

In the Garden

A great tree for any garden, the Common White Lilac can be grown in groups along fences to make an attractive hedge or garden border.

Propagation

Lilacs are hardy and easily grown in well-drained and preferably slightly alkaline soil. They perform best when planted in a position in sun or light shade. They will grow well in most temperate and cool areas of Australia.

Common Name:White Lilac
Scientific Name:Syringa vulgaris alba
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 10
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Any
Soil Type:Chalk, Clay, Loam, Saline, Sand, Silt
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:White
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting
Bonsai Size:Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:5-10m
Tree Full Width:2-5m
Foliage:Deciduous
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Easy Care Plants, Fragrant
Growing Information

In the Garden

A great tree for any garden, the Common White Lilac can be grown in groups along fences to make an attractive hedge or garden border.

Propagation

Lilacs are hardy and easily grown in well-drained and preferably slightly alkaline soil. They perform best when planted in a position in sun or light shade. They will grow well in most temperate and cool areas of Australia.

Product Details
Common Name:White Lilac
Scientific Name:Syringa vulgaris alba
Seeds Per Packet:Approx 10
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Hardiness:1 (-15 to -10 °C)
Ideal Soil pH:Any
Soil Type:Chalk, Clay, Loam, Saline, Sand, Silt
Position/Sunlight:Full Sun
Watering:Medium
Flower Colour:White
Bonsai Location:Outdoor
Bonsai Difficulty:Beginner
Bonsai Styles:Informal Upright, Slanted Trunk, Group Planting
Bonsai Size:Medium (25-80cm), Large (80-200cm)
Tree Full Height:5-10m
Tree Full Width:2-5m
Foliage:Deciduous
Foliage Colour:Green
Seasons Of Interest:Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Climate:Cold Temperate, Warm Temperate
Additional Features:Easy Care Plants, Fragrant