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Lilac Tree

Lilac Tree 'Red Pixie' (5L Pot)

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Potted Lilac Tree - Description

  • Potted Lilac Tree
  • Variety: Syringa Red Pixie
  • Small Tree
  • Only Grows 120cm in Height
  • Red Bubs Open Out to Light Pink Flowers
  • Plant Size
    • Current Height: 50 - 60cm (3ft)
    • Girth: 4cm
  • Potted (Containerised)
  • Comes in 5 Litre Pot

Potted Lilac Tree - Characteristics

  • Small sized Lilac trees
  • Well Branched
  • Deciduous tree - looses its leaves in Winter
  • Lime green leaves in Spring & Summer
  • Flower: Tubular, scented flowers
  • Excellent fragrance
  • Flowering period: Late Spring to early Summer
  • Mature size: 1.2m in height & 1.2m spread
  • Habit: Bushy
  • Growth rate: Moderate
  • Frost hardy

Potted Lilac Tree - Uses

  • Great colour for gardens
  • Looks great when planted along side yellow flowering Laburnum
  • Small Lilac tree is perfect for courtyards, drives & front gardens
  • Can be grown in a pot on a balcony
  • Great as cut flowers

Potted Lilac Tree - Planting Instructions

Planting Time

  • Potted plants can be planted all year round
  • Avoid frosty conditions, where the ground is frozen
  • Small to medium sized tree, will take several years to mature

Positioning Trees

  • Requires a lot of sunlight
  • Plant in full sun
  • Happy in most soils
  • Preferred soil: Fertile, well drained, light or heavy clay
  • Happy in acidic or neutral to alkaline soils
  • When planting, hold plant at ground level & back fill the top soil
  • Ensure each plant is straight & soil is compacted in around it's root ball
  • Level off the soil around the plants

After Care

  • Soak pot in water for approx. 10 minutes before planting
  • If dry weather persists, water every 2 days
  • Weeding is also essential, especially bind weed which can quickly smoother a young tree
  • Keep grass growth away from the base of trees to ensure a faster growth rate
  • Avoid strimming around the base of trees
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Been looking for a dwarf lilac bush for ages to go on the patio. This 3ft shrub will be potted up (in one of your cherry coloured pots) and put somewhere sheltered to over winter. Looking forward to seeing the results.

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