Syringa Microphylla Superba (Specimen)


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SKU: syringa-superba-specimen Category:
Common Name: Very LIttle Leaf Lilac
Size: 7.5 litre
Hardiness: H6
Hardiness Ratings

All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees ˚C) are shown in brackets

  • H1a: under glass all year (>15˚C)
  • H1b: can be grown outside in the summer (10 - 15 ˚C)
  • H1c: can be grown outside in the summer (5 - 10 ˚C)
  • H2: tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen (1 to 5 ˚C)
  • H3: hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK (-5 to 1 ˚C)
  • H4: hardy through most of the UK (-10 to -5 ˚C)
  • H5: hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters (-15 to -10 ˚C)
  • H6: hardy in all of UK and northern Europe (-20 to -15 ˚C)
  • H7: hardy in the severest European continental climates (< -20 ˚C)
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This plant has won a RHS award

7.5 Litre Pot

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Position: Full sun
  • Soil: Moist, well drained
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Flowering Period: May-June
  • Hardiness: H6
  • Eventual Height: 1.5 – 2.5m
  • Eventual Spread: 1.5 – 2.5m

Syringa Microphylla Superba, also known as ‘Very Little Leaf Lilac and holder of the prestigious RHS Award of Garden Merit, is a compact, deciduous shrub.  It offers a profusion of small, fragrant, lilac-coloured flowers from early to mid-Spring.  Its small, glossy leaves and neat habit make it a great choice for small gardens, borders, or as a foundation plant. This hardy shrub can tolerate cold temperatures, drought and can grows well in full sun. It requires low maintenance, making it a perfect option for gardeners of all skill levels. Gardeners can use it as a specimen, hedge, foundation plant, or in mixed borders. Syringa Microphylla Superba adds colour and fragrance to any garden and it’s a great choice for cottage gardens, mixed borders or as an accent in a rock garden. It’s a perfect addition to any garden, providing a beautiful and easy to care for option for gardeners looking to add a touch of spring colour to their landscape.


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