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Cultural Details for Syringa x prestoniae 'Miss Canada'

Common Name:
Miss Canada Preston (Late) Lilac

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:
10'

Average Mature Width:
10'

Flower Details:
Bright pink with good fragrance

Fruit Details:

Fall Color:
Poor fall color

Bark Details:
Not ornamentally important

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Somewhat resistant to mildew, scales, borers

Native Habitat:
Native to China. Zones 3-7

Other Features:
Hardy hybrid; among the best pink lilacs

Culture and Care:

This plant was blooming:
4/22/2005 - 5/6/2005

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
Bed 117

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu