Dwarf Standard Lilac ‘Palibin’ - ShrubSyringa meyeri ‘Palibin’
Fragrant And Richly Flowering
The Dwarf Standard Lilac (Syringa Meyeri 'Palibin') will surprise you year after year with its delightfully scented flowers. It will make a dramatic display planted singly on the lawn or in the border. Another possibility is to plant it in a pot or planter for an eye-catching feature. Flowers in May to June and a second time in August - September.Show more
Planting and flowering details
Show moreMake sure the root ball of Dwarf Standard Lilac is well-moistened by soaking it in a bucket of lukewarm water before planting. Prepare a suitable hole in humus-rich soil. Plant the root ball of the Dwarf Standard Lilac at the appropriate depth in the hole. The top of the root ball should be just slightly below ground level. Fill the hole with soil and press firmly. Water immediately after planting. Place this tree in a sheltered spot with full sun or light shade.
Dwarf Standard Lilac makes a great pot plantThe fragrant flower clusters of 'Palibin' form a canopy over the whole bush, therefore a good choice is to plant it in a nice decorative flower pot for the patio. Use a large pot to prevent the tree trunk from falling over. Make sure there are holes in the base to allow for adequate drainage.
Show moreWater your Dwarf Standard Lilac regularly, especially when grown in a pot, as it doesn't like dry soil. In fact, water it more often during dry periods. Cover the soil around the tree with a layer of compost and fertilise it early in the spring.
The Dwarf Standard Lilac needs to be prunedAfter flowering, prune the branches of the Dwarf Standard Lilac while leaving its young side shoots to bloom, the next spring. Remove suckers growing from the roots.
Show moreThis very popular lilac blooms in May-June. Although the regular species can be quite large, Syringa meyen 'Palibin' is not more than 1.5 metres. The pink flower clusters exude a wonderful fragrance. This lilac grows wild within many parts of southern Europe. Did you know that the lilac tree belongs to the olive family?
- Extra information
Latin name Syringa meyeri ‘Palibin’ Delivery type Supplied as container plant Guarantee 5 years guarantee Color Purple Light preference full sun , partial sun Scented deliciously scented Flowers for cutting yes Flowering period May - June Growing height 60 - 100 cm Planting distance 100 - 150 cm