Lilac Charles Joly

Lilac Charles Joly

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$18.95 $17.95 for 1 plant

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The scoop on Lilac Charles Joly

An heirloom variety first grown in 1896, lilac Charles Joly blooms in a deep wine red with double form flowers borne in clusters. This highly fragrant variety is a French hybrid, created by the three generations of horticultural breeder who developed the 200+ Lemoine lilac cultivars of Nancy, France.

Why Grow Charles Joly Lilacs?

  • Flowers grow in large panicles, 6-8" in length
  • The bloom are deliciously fragrant
  • Charles Joly is winter hardy to chilly zone 3
  • Foliage and flowers are not on the favorite foods list for deer

Lilac blooms attract butterflies and hummingbirds and are a valuable early season source of nectar.

Botanical Name: Syringa vulgaris Charles Joly
Common Name: Lilac Charles Joly
Growing Zones: Zones 3-7
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Flowers: Blooms in the middle of the lilac season
Flower Color: Deep wine red
Height: 9-12 feet tall, 8-12 feet wide
Plant/Bulb Size: 1.5 quart nursery pot, one well-rooted starter lilac
Bloom Timing: Spring
Pkg. Count: 1 plant