Lilac 'Monge' 2Gal
Syringa vulgaris 'Monge'
Height: 10 feet
Spread: 10 feet
Hardiness Zone: 2a
Other Names: Common Lilac
Group/Class: French Hybrid Lilac
A ravishing spring blooming lilac featuring intensely fragrant bright purple in upright panicles; upright, multi-stemmed habit, very hardy, tends to sucker, ideal for screening; full sun and well-drained soil, allow room for air movement
Monge Lilac features showy panicles of fragrant purple flowers rising above the foliage in mid spring. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has bluish-green deciduous foliage. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall color.
Monge Lilac is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.