Just thinking about the heady fragrance of Lilac brings back memories, doesn't it? Nature Hills offers so many wonderful LIlac varieties, but this one is unabashedly one of our favorites.
Set the stage for a beautiful spring with the sophisticated charm of Madame Lemoine Lilac (Syringa vulgaris 'Madame Lemoine'). This French Hybrid Lilac will perfume your landscape for nearly a month.
Savvy garden designers rely on low-maintenance Madame Lemoine to deliver a perfectly poised presentation. Savor the sight and scent of the lavish, double spring blooms.
Enjoy butterflies, drawn to the sweet scent and nutrient-rich nectar. You'll love their bright wings "popping" against the impeccable blooms.
Cut armloads of blooms for indoor containers. (Call it pruning, if you must. We know better!) Even a few of these enchanting, dreamy white panicles are fragrant enough to perfume a large room.
Then, rest and relax with summer shade. Beautiful heart-shaped leaves are densely held on these upright, multi-stemmed shrubs.
Use them as a "friendly fence" to give you and your guests much-needed privacy. Or, line them up to create the walls of an outdoor dining room.
What an experience to gift yourself! Don't let another season go by without these incredible ornamental shrubs in your garden.
They'll work with all architectural styles, and partner beautifully with other plants. Use one as a specimen, or several as an informal hedge.
You could even grow them in large outdoor containers for many years. Never be without the fresh scent of Lilacs again.
Order Madame Lemoine Lilac from the Lilac-lovers at Nature Hills today. We put our heart and soul into these attractive ornamentals, and you'll be thrilled with the quality.
Plant one near your master bedroom window. You'll dream of paradise and Pegasus during spring bloom time with windows open wide.
Use several near the carport to hide the utilitarian aspects of your landscape. Turn eyesores into assets with these easy-care flowering shrubs.
Add a few in a loose triangle on top of a raised berm in your front yard. You'll block the foot traffic from looking in your picture window. At the same time, you'll have something pretty to look at from indoors.
Limit your palette to white-flowering plants for a fresh, crisp look. Plant Blanc Double de Coubert Hybrid Rugosa Roses nearby to continue the theme of fragrant white blooms through fall.
Go all out with a riotous mix of color. You'll be delighted how a backdrop of dark green Madame Lemoine Lilac foliage sets off those bold hues as a perfect backdrop for borders.
Line your pool deck or side yard with a hard-working hedge. Plant six feet apart on center, measuring from the center of one to the center of the next.
How lucky to have a Lilac hedge. You'll never, ever regret the choice of chic Madame Lemoine Lilac.
Lilacs are easily grown in average, medium moist, well-drained soil in full sun. Madame Lemoine Lilac tolerates light shade, but the best bloom is in full sun.
It prefers organically rich soils with good drainage. They won't tolerate "wet feet", so elevate the roots with a raised bed or planting mound, if you need to improve drainage.
Give young Lilacs a medium amount of water on a regular basis, especially during bloom time. Once it is established, apply supplemental water in an extended drought.
Prune the panicles as the flowers start to fade, and enjoy them in cut flower arrangements. Prune to shape immediately after the flowers are finished.
Open up the center of the shrub to air circulation and sunlight. Rejuvenate your shrub periodically by removing the thickest, oldest stems at ground level.
Deer tend to ignore Lilacs, but it's a best practice to use repellent spray on the day you plant. Reapply according to the directions.
Madame Lemoine Lilac is a bit like Audrey Hepburn. Classic, fresh and always stylish. Place your order for our high-end plant material today. Enjoy!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills' Choice|
|Botanical Name||Syringa vulgaris 'Madame Lemoine'|
|Mature Height||8 - 12 feet|
|Mature Spread||8 - 10 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Moisture||Medium, then Low|
|Pruning Time||After Flowering|