Plant Catalogue – Shrubs

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SYRINGA –  Requires full sun and well drained soils including chalk. D

 

Syringa x chinensis SaugeanaS. x chinensis ‘Saugeana’ Large, arching panicles of fragrant, tubular single, lilac-red flowers in May. Oval, mid green leaves, deciduous. Height dense bushy habit to 2.5 metres. Spread about 2 metres.

S. x josiflexa ‘Bellicent’ AGM  Loose panicles of fragrant, clear rose-pink flowers in May and June.  Deep green leaves, deciduous.  Height a bushy shrub growing to 2 to 3 metres. Spread 1.5 to 1.8 metres.

S. josikaea Erect panicles of fragrant, deep violet-mauve, flowers in June. Glossy, deep green, leaves, deciduous. Height about 3 metres. Spread 1.5 to 1.8 metres.

S. x laciniata  Small panicles of lilac, scented, flowers in May. Small, divided, green leaves, deciduous. Height a slender branched shrub to 1.5 metres. Spread 0.8 to 1 metre.
S. meyerii ‘Palabin’ AGM (Was S. palibiniana, S. patula, S.velutina) Pale lilac to lilac pink flowers from May to June.  Roundish dark green leaves, deciduous. Height a small bush slowly to about 1 to 1.8 metres. Spread 1 to 1.8 metres. Also available as a top worked half standard.

Syringa persicaS. x persica AGM Small, panicles of scented, lilac flowers in May. Leaves are narrow, pointed and mid to dark green, deciduous. Height a slender branched shrub to about 2 metres. Spread 1.5to 1.8 metres.  

Syringa microphylla SuperbaS. pubescens ssp. microphylla `Superba’ AGM Panicles of very fragrant, pink flowers from May and then intermittently through to October. Small mid green leaves, deciduous. Height up to about 2 metres. Spread 1.5 to 2 metres. Requires full sun and well drained soil.

S. sweginzowii Loose panicles of sweetly scented, flesh pink flowers in May and June.  Largish mid green leaves, deciduous.  Height an elegant shrub growing to about 2 metres. Spread 1.2 to 1.8 metres.   

Syringa vulgaris Andenken an Ludwig SpathS. vulgaris ‘Andenken An Ludwig Spath’ AGM  (Was S.v. ‘Souvenir de Louis Spaeth’) Large panicles of fragrant, single, wine-red flowers, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous.  Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres.  Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.
Syringa vulgaris Charles JolyS. vulgaris ‘Charles Joly’ AGM Dense panicles of large, fragrant, double, deep purple-red flowers in early June, above heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres. Spread 2 to 2.5 metres

S. vulgaris ‘Firmament’ Panicles of fragrant, single, lilac-blue flowers in May. Heart shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. A large shrub or small tree with a height to 3 metres. Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.

S. vulgaris ‘Katherine Havemeyer’ AGM Panicles of fragrant, double, purple-lavender flowers, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous.  Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres.  Spread 2 to2.5 metres.
Syringa vulgaris Mme LemoineS. vulgaris ‘Madame Lemoine’ AGM Panicles of creamy-yellow buds open to fragrant, double, pure white flowers, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres. Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.

S. vulgaris ‘Michel Buchner’ Panicles of fragrant, double, lilac-blue, flowers, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous.  Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres.  Spread 2 to 2.5 metres

Syringa vulgaris PrimroseS. vulgaris ‘Primrose’ Small dense panicles of single, pale primrose yellow, fragrant flowers, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres. Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.

S. vulgaris ‘Prince Wolkinsky’ Panicles of fragrant, double, reddish pink flowers in May. Heart shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. A large shrub or small tree with height to 3 metres. Spread 2 – 2.5 metres.
Syringa vulgaris SensationS. vulgaris ‘Sensation’  Large panicles of fragrant, single, purplish red flowers, edged white, May. Heart-shaped mid-green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub small tree to 3 metres. Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.