Miss Kim lilac (Syringa pubescens subsp. patula 'Miss Kim')

USDA Hardiness Zones

USDA hardiness zones
Miss Kim lilac
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Miss Kim lilac (Syringa pubescens subsp. patula 'Miss Kim')
Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 3b
Mature Height Mature Height
6 to 7 feet
Mature Spread Mature Spread
4 to 6 feet
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Sun Sun
Full Sun
Moisture Moisture
Moist soil, well drained
Fall Color Fall Color
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
Flower Flower
Fruit Fruit
Evergreen Evergreen
Native to WI Native to WI
Additional Information Additional Information
dense, compact, broadly rounded, non-suckering shrub; 6-7’ tall; 4-6’ wide; slow to moderate grower; purplish to maroon fall color; showy, pale violet to lilac, fragrant flowers in late May to early June; full sun; adaptable to most soils and pH, prefers a moist, well-drained soil; heat and urban tolerant; resistant to powdery mildew; susceptible to verticillium wilt; do not shear; native to Asia; hardy to zone 3b

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site: https://hort.uwex.edu/
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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