Dwarf Korean Lilac

Height: 8 ft
Width: 5 ft
Flower Color: Lavender

Dwarf Korean Lilac

Syringa meyeri ‘Palibin’

Tree Overview:

The Dwarf Korean lilac is known for its compact, rounded shape and resistance to powdery mildew, two characteristics that set it apart from other lilacs. Dwarf Korean lilacs fits small gardens, tight spaces and can be used as a deciduous hedge. It is a good choice for a foundation planting as it wonā€™t obscure windows.

Height: 8 ft
Width: 5 ft
Flower Color: Lavender

Care details

Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Increase frequency before spring bloom and apply a general purpose fertilizer. Remove spent flowers to promote continued bloom. Prune after flowering to shape.

Leaf description

Small, glossy dark green deciduous leaves. The leaves are much smaller and cleaner than those of other lilacs bushes. Fall foliage color is nondistinct..

Flower description

Dwarf Korean lilac flowers heavily in mid- to late spring, with dense clusters of tiny tubular pink flowers. The flowers buds are a handsome purple, making this lilac bush attractive just before it blooms, too. Lilac is very fragrant. This lilac species begins blooming at a young age.