Syringa reticulata

Species

  • Japanese tree lilac
  • Syringa reticulata
  • Syringa pekinensis
  • Syringa amurensis
  • Pekin lilac
  • Peking tree lilac
  • Amur lilac
  • Syringa reticulatum
  • Syringa reticulata var. mandschurica

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Syringa reticulata, otherwise known as japanese tree lilac, is a shrubs, trees plant species native to Iowa.

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Appearance

Bloom color
white
mintCream
tan
mintCream
tan
white
mintCream
tan
Foliage
Deciduous
Smooth-Textured
Deciduous
Deciduous
Smooth-Textured

Space

Dimensions

Syringa reticulata can grow from 3.6m to 6mm tall
3.6m to 6m
Spacing
3
3.6
3.6
4.7
3
3.6

Sun

Optimal
Full
Partial
Full
Full
Partial

Water

Optimal
Mesic
Mesic
Mesic

Soil

Soil PH Requirements
6.1
7.8
6.1
7.8
6.1
7.8

Time

Bloom
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer
Mid Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer
Bloom Time
Non-patented
Non-patented
Non-patented
Blooming Habit
Flowers are fragrant
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Flowers are fragrant

Reproduction

Seed Collecting
Collect seedhead/pod when flowers fade; allow to dry
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

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Patent information
From woody stem cuttings
By simple layering
From softwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
From seed; stratify if sowing indoors
By grafting
From woody stem cuttings
By simple layering