Lilac 'Sensation' - 3 Gallon

Part Number:
Attracts Pollinators:
Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds
Bloom Time:
Late Spring
Common Name:
Lilac, Common Lilac, French Lilac
Hardiness Zone:
Zone 3
Latin Name:
Syringa vulgaris
Light Requirements:
Full Sun, Part Shade
Plant Height:
Plant Width:
Pot Size:
3 Gallon
Halifax Store:
Not Available
Saint John Store:
Not Available
Bloom Colour:
Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Tolerates Clay Soils
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Available in Store Only


A novelty type French hybrid. Vigorous, dense, upright shrub with blue green foliage in summer turning yellow in fall. Unique lilac with fragrant, single purple flowers with white border follow reddish buds.

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Tolerates light shade, but best bloom is in full sun. Prefers moist, fertile, organically rich, slightly acidic to slightly alkaline soils with good drainage. Avoid soggy soils. Needs good air circulation. Prune as needed immediately after flowering.

Halifax Seed’s Plant Material Return Policy offers a 1-year guarantee on shrubs up to Zone 4, and a 90-day guarantee on shrubs Zone 5 and higher. If a plant has died despite reasonable evidence of care, Halifax Seed will replace the plant or offer store credit equal to the original purchase price. Original receipt and defective plant material must be presented to cashier at time of return.


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