Native Region: Himalayas & Afghanistan
Zone Range: 07-09
Preferred Climate: Montane
Harvest Date: Tuesday 07 October, 2008
Seed count: 25-30
Upright deciduous shrub that bears pale lilac flowers in 6-inch upright panicles in early summer. Height 15 feet; spread 12 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame as soon as ripe or in spring. Grow in fertile, humusy well-drained soil in full sun. Mulch regularly. Deadhhead young lilacs before fruits develop.