Syringa vulgaris 'Primrose'

When I visited the national collection of lilacs, this was the most strongly scented lilac we saw, with beautiful creamy yellow, single flowers that open white. More
3 litre plant 510599-3L £24.95 Delivery late February
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When I visited the national collection of lilacs, this was the most strongly scented lilac we saw, with beautiful creamy yellow, single flowers that open white.

Genus Syringa
Variety Primrose
Type Perennial
Common Name Lilac
Border Position Back
Soil Type Fertile, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 2.5-4m (8-10ft)
Spacing 2.5-4m (8-10ft)
Flowering May - June
Vase Life Make excellent cut flowers.
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  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
Growing and picking Lilacs

Once a garden favourite, this scented flower has fallen out of fashion but Sarah Raven has hopes for a revival.

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Syringa vulgaris 'Primrose' reviews

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Reviewed 23rd September 2018 by Elizabeth

Doing fine but still very small.