Unlike the old-fashioned varieties, Tiny Dancer™ is a nicely rounded, compact shrub sized for smaller gardens. Its fragrant, 4-5" lavender blossoms dance merrily above pretty, mildew-resistant foliage. This John Elsley discovery is both cold hardy and amazingly heat tolerant. 'Elsdancer'
Lilacs are among the best-known classic spring-flowering shrubs. For reliable bloom and sweet fragrance, generally before Memorial Day, these sturdy shrubs are in a class by themselves. Most Lilacs prefer full sun and neutral to slightly alkaline soil.
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