Japanese Lilac Tree

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Scientific Name:
Syringa pekinensis
Hardiness/Growing Zone:
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Growth Rate Per Year:
13 - 24 inches
Average Mature Height:
15-20 feet
Average Mature Spread:
10-15 feet
Soil Type:
Acidic, Alkaline, Loamy, Sandy
Soil Moisture:
Fall Color:
Wildlife Attractant:
Butterflies and hummingbirds
Flower Color:
Can’t Ship To:
Shipping Height:
18- 24 inches

Product Overview

Syringa pekinensis

The Japanese Lilac Tree grows well in USDA Hardiness Zones 3-7. It typically thrives in Full Sun and has a 13 - 24 inches growth rate per year. Once full grown they can reach a height of 15-20 feet and 10-15 feet in spread. The Japanese Lilac Tree does best in Well-Drained Acidic, Alkaline, Loamy, Sandy soil. In fall expect to see the leaves transition to a beautiful hue of Brown. Be ready to see a variety of wildlife drawn to the Japanese Lilac Tree as they can attract Butterflies and hummingbirds. Once in bloom the flowers will be Cream in color. When receiving your plant they will ship to you between 18- 24 inches in height. We unfortunately cannot send these to the following states: AK, HI. We apologize! We only ship to the Continental U.S. and some states and the USDA have restrictions on specific plants. Please refer to the above section for a breakdown of the plant details and information. Happy Planting!  

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  • 5
    Japanese Lilac

    Posted by Jeff on 07/02/21

    My Lilac arrived healthy, scratch test showed green, growth on limbs with NOTHING dead noticed!

  • 4
    I LOVE Japanese Lilacs

    Posted by Tamara on 07/01/21

    the lilacs came well packed and had buds on.. We had Japanese Lilacs at a former residence and loved their fragrance. Hope these grow as big, well and smell as amazing too!

  • 5
    Japanese Lilac Tree

    Posted by Steve on 04/17/21

    Arrived on time, well packed and appear to be very healthy!

  • 5
    Lilac, Red Bud, Swamp White Oak, spice bushes

    Posted by Peggy on 06/18/20

    I ordered several plants and trees , and EVERY ONE arrived if great condition. Follow instructions, and place the roots in water. The plants had buds overnight !

  • 5
    Lilac Tree

    Posted by Joseph Gaudette on 06/14/20

    This tree is growing quickly. I am happy with this purchase. Great deal!!

  • 5

    Posted by rob MacCubbin on 06/07/20

    good product and well packed will buy again

  • 5
    Japanese lilac

    Posted by Karen Cooley on 04/18/20

    This one has buds and is bigger than the one I received before.

  • 5

    Posted by Lisa Crosland on 08/30/18

    This little tree cam with some leaf buds on it. Very happy about seeing this.

  • 5
    Happy tree

    Posted by Unknown on 04/17/18

    This tree took off and hasn't looked back. It is growing and thriving and I can't wait for it to bloom.