Pruning Lilacs - FineGardening
Whether it's an ancient shrub or a new planting, taking good care of your lilacs will keep them blooming well year after year. Learn all about pruning lilacs in this article from Fine Gardening.
How to Grow Lilacs from Suckers • a traditional life
Lilacs are an old fashioned flowering shrub that is easily added to your landscape. Instead of purchasing plants from your local nursery, come learn how to grow lilacs from suckers!
How to Prune Lilacs
How to Prune Lilacs. Fragrant, colorful lilacs are easy to grow in most regions. Whether your lilac is a shrub or a small tree, it will need to be regularly pruned in order to maintain a healthy shape and size. To prune lilacs, get to work...
How To Make Lilac Potpourri - Experimental Homesteader
Learn how to make lilac potpourri using flowers from your own garden. Also learn how to dry the flowers, refresh the scent and make the potpourri last.
How to Root Roses, Lilacs and Other Semi Hardwood Cuttings
Last week I did a post on rooting softwood cuttings. This week it is on to Semi hardwood. Roses, lilacs and such are considered semi hardwood. It is fun to make more roses, or lilacs with this method to share or to just have more for yourself. Make sure to only propagate non-patented old types or you are infringing on the patent holders rights. A fish tank makes a great cover to do many cuttings A very loose mix for the soil and a box with no or well draining bottom. Your cutting…
How to Make Lilac Sachets
When your lilac bushes are in full bloom, capture and preserve their appealing fragrance by making lilac sachets for your linen or clothes closets. These are typically small, decorative fabric pouches, filled with dried lilac blossoms.
How To Preserve The Scent Of Lilacs - Experimental Homesteader
Do you love the lilac scent? Learn how to preserve the scent of lilacs yourself. You can use the fragrance extraction in homemade bath and body products. #scentoflilacs #enfluerage #lilacpreserve #lilacscent #preservelilacscent