Ivory Silk Japanese Tree Lilac

Ivory Silk Japanese Tree Lilac

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Syringa reticulata 'Ivory Silk'

A hardy, compact growing small flowering tree. Begins flowering at a young age, blooming in early July in Northern climates.

Ideal for uniform street planting. Reddish brown, shinning bark when young.

Flowers creamy white.     Very pretty.

When it comes to pest and disease problems Syringa reticulata is said to be one of the most trouble-free lilac species available.

Note: All lilacs should be: generously manured, well mulched, and have well limed soils.

*Deer Resistant

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Small Flowering Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 10' - 20'
Spread 8'+ 
Shape Upright
Primary Foliage Color Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Sheds its leaves in the Autumn
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Creamy White
Pollinator Friendly
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 7