Meyer Lilac: variety varieties and their description

Lilac likes a giant number of people. There are many types of lilac. Liret Meyer becomes hardly the best choice.


The main line of such a plant is sophistication and compact appearance. Meyer Lilac is considered the so-called balcony series. Bushes can grow no more than 1.5 m. Branches have a gray-brown color, and the bark is made in small cracks. Young shoots painted in dark brown colors. The foliage is wide at the bottom, and the upstream is gradually narrowed.

An important characteristic of the culture is also a pleasant slim fragrance. Typically, flowers are grouped into direct inflorescences. The bushes are mainly improved by compact groups. Maleier’s lilac comes from China, but still biologists did not find her wild ancestors. Blossom starts immediately as the bushes will rise to 0.25 m.

Description of key subspecies

An attractive choice for consumers is “Katerina Havemeier”. Such lilac can form both a large shrub and a tree. The variety received its name in honor of the famous selection of the beginning of the twentieth century. The fragrance is quite attractive, while the plant resistant tolerates the unfavorable conditions of the big city. Frost resistance is provided with the most common care. Ordinary lilac of this variety forms empty shoots covered with eye-like leaves. What is important, in the autumn months their color does not change. The period of flowering variety covers the last days of April – the first days of July. Buds can be painted in a lavender or purple-purple tone. Inflorescences at Katerina Havemeier contains flowers up to 3 cm in diameter. The whine looks like a boat.

Flowerfesta Purple refers to the number of dwarf species of lilac. Plant forms repair bushes. According to the registered material suppliers, the “Flowerfest Purple” blooms all summer. Remarkable feature of the plant is a combination of white, pink and purple paints. Lilac height reaches a maximum of 120 cm, but it has an exceptionally impressive view.

According to landscape designers, “Flowerfest Purple” is optimally suitable to:

  • decorate balconies;
  • decorate the gardens of a small area;
  • Make a miniature patio;
  • grow in containers;
  • Denote the borders of the landing.

Good alternative to this classroom can serve Pink Perfume. Miniature, compactly looking bush does not grow more than 0.9 m. Its width varies from 1.2 to 1.8 m. Judging by the reviews, in the garden, where Pink Perfume was planted, an extraordinary drinking smell spreads. Inflorescences at a length of 0.1 m have a width of up to 7.5 cm. The first wave of bloom comes in May and June. The second is less intense – comes as soon as the summer heat ends. Pink Perfume forms Dark Pink Buds. Flowers are also painted in pink color, but already with a purple tinge. Cut shoots for a bouquet is not difficult.

The leading varieties will certainly come in and Red Pixie. An adult plant is covered with green foliage. Saturation painting Its pretty great. Plant size is relatively small. “Red Pixie” blooms in the last days of May and in the early days of June. At the same time, small flowers of the tubular structure are formed. They are painted in a pink-lavender tone, grouped in risels of 0.08 – 0.1 m. “Red Pixie” perfectly feels like sunny plots. Plant can withstand light shadow. But only abundantly lit shrub will bloom twice. Categorically unacceptable and excessive moisturizing, and arid conditions. Therefore, planting such a variety in lowland is undesirable.

A positive feature “Red Pixie” is a decent winter hardiness. So that it has been achieved, you will have to thoroughly care for the culture. Watering produces strictly on schedule. Similarly, come to feeding fertilizers. Once blooming is over, all unnecessary inflorescences for the development of lilac are cleaned. This Maleier Lilac grade is often used in the form of a strain. The composition of the strabs, set on two sides of the entrance to the garden, will look unmatched. But you can use the plant as an accent among flower beds. Culture becomes an excellent choice and in solitary, and in group (mixed with conifers, kisystrig) landing. Solo placement of lilac helps to decorate a bench, exhaust the windows of houses.

Some people will like more Palibin. An important advantage of such a variety is increased compactness. The bushes grow up to a maximum of 0.6 m, so you can use it in potted culture. Listes are also small – a maximum of 4 cm. The inflorescences located at the edges of the shoots are actively developing in the last days of May, while saturated fragrance immediately appears. Repeated bloom occurs at the very end of summer. However, it is less abundant. The planting hole is filled with a combination with a garden soil or a compost. Feed “Palibin” need twice during the year. Grafted plants need to be cleaned from fresh frightened.

Good results can give and grade “Jose”. This is a removable culture forming a branch of more than 1 m long. Thanks to the slow growth, you can create a variety of garden jewelry, without fear that their appearance will soon change. In addition, “Jose” emits a powerful fragrance. It is advisable to further strengthen it, putting near 2 or more bushes. Watered lilac such a variety you need moderately. Both blossom waves decorate the lilac purple-pink-made scattering. Flowers will develop normally if a slightly shaded plot with well-drained loams are selected. Wonderful if the garden of the garden contains humus.

Brilliantly litery removable bushes “Bloomrang ash”. Flowers on the branches will last until the first autumn frosts. To increase the productivity of the second wave of blossom, it is necessary to remove each inflorescence after graduation. People like lavender color and unusually strong fragrance “Bloomrang ash”. The plant is equally well used independently or as an additive to compositions.

Not bad grades “White”. This plant can bloom twice for the season and in addition it is characterized by slow growth. Such a combination of characteristics allows you to boldly use it in garden design. Small leaves of dark green brown look very attractive. The only obligatory requirements for the place of disembarking are good lighting and high-quality drainage.

How to choose and plan

Special flaws of lilac bushes do not have. We just need to correctly select the variety under your needs and under specific conditions. Then his positive features will be disclosed fully, and possible weaknesses will not appear at all. It is advisable to get acquainted with the reviews of those who have already taken advantage of a specific variety.

Remember: Shrub comes from warm countries, and therefore develops well only on the latitude of Moscow and south.

Lilac is often used to split the area on the zones. But it should be done carefully, strictly taking into account the rules of landscape design. As for the single landing, then for her lilac Meyer fits almost perfect. Its moderately high compact outlines look attractive on any landmarks. If you plan to use many bushes, the gardeners appear to create:

  • Alley;
  • Green hedge;
  • Monocultural garden.

In small household territory, they try to make notes of comfort and external sophistication. On spacious sections, it is advisable to plant a strambam lilac Meyer. Exposed with clear ranks along the Rabatka, it will immediately make the entire landscape is stricter. A similar solution is appropriate in classical compositions.

Which categorically impossible cannot be done, so it is a trimmed hedge, because they deprive the meaning of the use of this shrub.

On the care of lilac Meyer, see the following video.

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