Deep maroon-purple buds open to single violet florets.
SYRINGA x hyacinthiflora ‘Pocahontas’ – Pocahontas Early Flowering Lilac
SYRINGA x hyacinthiflora ‘Pocahontas’ – This group of hybrid lilacs is growing in popularity as people start to understand how problem free they are. They are a group of crosses of S. oblata and S. vulgaris made by several breeders. Characteristics include flower color, fragrance, hardiness mildew resistance and in some instances good reddish-purple fall color. ‘Pocahontas’ boasts deep maroon-purple buds that open to single violet florets.
Height: 10-12′ Spread: 10-12′ Zone: 3