Blue Hyacinth Lilac
Lilac Blue Hyacinth (Syringa ×hyacinthiflora 'Blue Hyacinth') has lovely mauve almost blue very fragrant single flowers, with darker pinkish purple buds. The flowers resemble the flowers of the bulb Hyacinth (Hyacinthus species). This long-lived deciduous shrub has green heart-shaped leaves with some autumn colour. Selected in USA 1942.
- Uses: ornamental shrub
- Size: 2 metres high x 2 metres wide depending on conditions
- Flowering: spring
- Features: clusters of very fragrant almost blue flowers, some autumn foliage