Syringa vulgaris ‘Charles Joly’
Lilac ‘Charles Joly’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Charles Joly’ _ ‘Charles Joly’ is shrub with heart shaped, dark green leaves and clusters of fragrant, double, dark purple red flowers in summer.
Flowers are very fragrant.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Purple in Spring; Purple in Summer
Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Leaf mining moths , Thrips , Willow scale
Budding, Grafting, Layering, Softwood cuttings
Syringa vulgaris ‘Charles Joly’ (Lilac ‘Charles Joly’) will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.
Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance
Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Does well in chalk but dislikes acidic soil. If in full sun, mulch to retain soil moisture.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
North, South, East, West