New York Metropolitan Flora

Syringa vulgaris L. - Lilac

Non-native , Rare

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 02/22/2012

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Syringa vulgaris
Some of these records might represent specimens persisting from cultivation, or specimens spreading vegetatively by root suckers from older, cultivated material. This species apparently rarely reproduces by seed in our area. 

Common Names

Lilac