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Scent And Sensibility Pink Lilac

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  • USDA Hardiness Zones 3-7
  • Height 2-3 Feet Tall
  • Spread 4-6 Feet Wide
  • Light Requirement is Full Sun

A fragrant lilac that reblooms is one of the most sensible scented shrubs you can have in your garden. Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac is so much more, too! The dwarf lilac attracts butterflies with its delicate and aromatic pink blooms that can appear from early spring through late fall. Dark pink buds open to reveal soft pink flowers.

Lilacs are known for their easy care, especially considering the color and fragrance the gardener gets in return. This little lilac grows to only 2 to 3 feet tall and up to 6 feet wide, so it's a great choice as a container thriller, especially when placed near any walkway, deck, patio or entryway. Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac is wider than it is tall, so you also will love planting it to border garden beds or structures in the landscape. The lilac is cold hardy to zone 3 and heart hardy to zone 7, so it's a versatile plant for lots of U.S. regions.

Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac Care

Plant Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac in full sun and soil that is moist but drains well. You can prune your lilac for shape after its spring bloom. Add a controlled-release fertilizer in early spring to boost its flower power. Although the leaves drop in winter, they return in early spring, quickly filling out the shrub's mounded form.

Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac Spacing

Space a row or other grouping of Scent and Sensibility Pink Lilac shrubs 4 to 6 feet from each other. Be sure to consider its widespread and short height in a container design.

Syringa x 'SMSXPM' Plant Facts

USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-7
Flower Color(s): Pink
Bloom Period: Spring/Summer/Fall
Foliage Color(s): Green
Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 2-3 Feet
Spread: 4-6 Feet
Spacing: 4-6 Feet
Habit: Mounded
Blooms On: New & Old Wood
Watering: Average
Shrub Type: Deciduous
Scientific Name: Syringa x 'SMSXPM' USPP 26,548
Common Name: Scent And Sensibility Pink Lilac
Brand: Proven Winners ColorChoice®

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Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice

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Summer Shipping

  • If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.  
    • We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location

Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.

It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.

6 Reviews - Scent And Sensibility Pink Lilac Show Reviews

  • 5

    Posted by paul carberry on May 7th 2021

    ordered two lilacs in the larger container. beautiful,healthy, well developed plants.
    have planted them and they are doing great in the ground. would highly recommend.

  • 5
    Beautiful Little...

    Posted by lisa timmer on Apr 12th 2021

    Excited to see if I can get this little one to thrive in my garden. It arrived well packaged, in beautiful shape & sooner than expected. Win. Win. Win. Each online shopping experience with Plant Addicts has been superb.

  • 5

    Posted by Melanie Haddad on Jun 26th 2020

    My lilacs took root almost immediately!!!

  • 5

    Posted by Sandra on Jun 13th 2020

    This review is for the two lilac bushes I bought. They arrived in fine shape. Both of plants are planted and growing so far.

  • 5
    Very wonderful! Timely, plant was packed perfectly.

    Posted by Teri LaMetterey on Jun 10th 2020

    Very wonderful! Timely, plant was packed perfectly. I will definitely use Plant Addicts again!

  • 5
    reblooming lilac!

    Posted by Coffeecoffeecoffee on Mar 29th 2020

    When I read that there were lilacs that rebloom, I was so excited, although skeptical. I bought one right away, because I love lilacs, just hate how fast their flowers fade away and are just a regular bush after that. So far I'm soooo happy with my purchase. I might be buying a couple more of these to put in my yard now that I've seen that these do in fact bloom again! I'd recommend these to anyone looking for a great smelling flowering bush!