Lilac ‘Wedgewood Blue’
Syringa vulgaris ‘Wedgewood Blue’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 8′ high x 6′ wide
Shrub Form: Upright, compact
Foliage Color: Blue-green
Flowers: Sky blue
Flowering Time: Mid Spring
Growth Rate: Moderate
Uses: Specimen, hedge, screen, shrub border
Description: A compact, upright lilac with blue-green foliage, pink buds, and large clusters of fragrant wedgewood blue flower spikes in spring. Excellent choice for a fragrant hedge or screen.
Ornamental Features: Glossy blue-green foliage throughout the season. Pink buds open to large clusters of fragrant blue flowers in the spring. Great for cuttings and attracting birds and butterflies to your yard.
Landscape Attributes: Compact, upright, multi-stemmed deciduous shrub. Low maintenance; prune after flowering. Deer, rabbit, and mildew resistant. Drought tolerant once established.