The sensational color of this gorgeous lilac will draw all eyes to your landscape. Mid to late spring sees lush panicles of lilac-blue florets cover this medium-sized shrub with delicate beauty and rich color. Though beneficial pollinators will flock to the area for a taste of Wonder Blue, deer won't bother with it. Makes a striking addition to sunlit borders and cutting gardens. When planted in groups, it works equally well as a flowering privacy screen. A moderate grower once established, it reaches 3-5' tall with a 3-4' spread. Zones 3-7. Syringa vulgaris 'Wonder Blue'
Prolific in bloom and lush in perfume, lilacs create a wonderful, whimsical atmosphere in any sunny garden spot. Flowers in shades of pink, white, purple, blue and even yellow cover the fast-growing shrubs in early to mid spring, bringing their sweet fragrance to the landscape. Hummingbirds and butterflies will be daily visitors to the garden when a pretty lilac is in residence. Easy to grow and maintain, too.