Syringa x hyacinthiflora

Classic lilac fragrance with vigorous, modern-day disease resistance!  Sold in 3 gallon container. 


Scentara Pura® is a hyacinthiflora lilac, the most fragrant type on the market. It earns its name from its pure purple flowers and deep, true fragrance. Fresh green foliage resists disease and keeps the plant looking good even when it's not in bloom. Warm climate gardeners should especially take note of Scentara Pura lilac: it requires less chilling than other lilacs, so performs better when winters are mild.


Top reasons to grow Scentara Pura lilac:

  • Extremely fragrant flowers
  • Disease resistant
  • Better performer for warmer areas than other lilacs


Plant Type:  Shrub
Shrub Type:  Deciduous
Height Category:  Medium
Garden Height:  48 - 72 Inches
Spacing:  48 - 72 Inches
Spread:  48 - 72 Inches
Flower Colors:  Purple
Foliage Colors:  Green
Foliage Shade:  Green
Habit:  Upright
Container Role:  Thriller

Light Requirement:  Sun
Maintenance Category:  Easy
Blooms On:  Old Wood
Bloom Time:  Spring
Hardiness Zones:  2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Water Category:  Average / Needs Good Drainage
Soil Fertility Requirement:  Average Soil
Soil PH Category:  Alkaline Soil

Landscape Uses: Border Plant, Cut Flower, Good for Screening, Landscape, Mass Planting, Specimen or Focal Point

Scentara Pura® Lilac