Syringa x oblata
‘Betsy Ross’

Hooray - a fantastically fragrant lilac for hot, humid areas! This highly desirable cultivar was selected for its ability to withstand heat and humidity without succumbing to that scourge of lilacs – powdery mildew! Brace yourself for armloads of HIGHLY PERFUMED pristine white blooms come Spring. Grows 8-10’ tall forming a nice, rounded, bushy habit with little or no assistance. EASY to grow and quite drought tolerant once established, it needs little to no additional water in areas with Summer rains. Provide good drainage for best health.

Plant Unicorn

Full Sun
Average Water

Perennial Shrub
USDA zones 4-8