We had two large lilac trees beside my house when I was young. My sister and I use to pick the flowers and suck out the honey. What a beautiful smell too.
Aiken House & Gardens: The Color Purple
Dwarf Korean Lilac Bushes | View Image 'Lilac, Dwarf Korean'
lilac hedging. . .one of my most vivid memories from my childhood. . .this will be on the farm for sure.
I love the smell of Lilac!
Aiken House & Gardens: It's Lilac Season in our Garden
Syringa vulgaris, common lilac - To encourage big flowers and to keep the plant's size in check, prune out a third of the branches each year. Full sun, hardy. Height 700cm, spread 700cm
In the language of flowers, purple lilacs are the symbol of first love. Country Living.
I discovered Lilac when I lived in Alaska. One of the many plants I was sad to lose when I moved back South.
White lilac bushes - later bloomers