Japanese Tree Lilac - Syringa reticulata

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Upright spreading tree with dark cherry brown bark that stands out in winter. Dark green foliage in summer turns yellow in fall. Large panicles of fragrant creamy white flowers bloom in early summer. Useful as a small specimen tree or in mass plantings.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
20-30'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly as needed to establish. Tolerant of most soils and drought when established. Feed in spring prior to new growth. Little pruning is required. If pruning is required, cut back after blooming to promote strong new growth and flower buds to set for the next year. 

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