Syringa Bloomerang Dark Purple ('Smsjbp7') (PBR)

2 litre pot £19.99
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Buy Syringa Bloomerang Dark Purple ('Smsjbp7') (PBR) repeat flowering lilac: Flowers from spring to autumn

This shrub is deciduous so it will lose all its leaves in autumn, then fresh new foliage appears again each spring.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil
  • Rate of Growth: average
  • Flowering period: April and May, then intermittently until October
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    One of the new breed of lilacs, which has a main flush of flowers in spring, but then carries on flowering intermittently right through until mid-autumn. The flowers are a rich pinkish purple and they open from darker coloured buds, so the overall effect is very colourful. The scent is good too.

  • Garden care: In mid summer remove the faded flower heads carefully using secateurs to avoid damaging the young shoots. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted garden compost or manure around the base of the plant in early spring.

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Beautiful plant

5

A beautiful, healthy looking shrub which has survived the winter and is now in full bud. Arrived promptly and well-packaged. Would recommend.

Pip

Oxfordshire

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Purple lilac (Syringa)

4

Plant arrived well packed and was healthy just coming into bloom looked nice in mixed border but did not repeat flower but now established hope it will this year. Still looks good leaves just appearing. so far so good. Happy with plant and service from crocus.

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Hadleigh

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Would this plant cope in clay soil?

Heavysoil

Yes, provided it is not too heavy or waterlogged for any length of time, this plant will be very happy in clay soil.

Helen

Is the Syringa bloomerang dark purple suitable for growing in a large container?

rosiegrows

Yes, provided the pot is large and the plant is kept well fed and watered, it should be fine.

Helen

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