The Ivory Silk Lilac is one of the most trouble-free and touch lilacs you can get. It produces large plumes of small white flowers that will bloom in early summer. These white flowers are very fragrant.
The Ivory Silk Lilac has an upright oval shape and can be in the full sun. It will grow to be 15-20′ tall with a 10-15′ spread. It can withstand freezing temperatures and is widely adaptable with soil and moisture. This small ornamental tree has beautiful characteristics. In the spring the foliage is a dark green and with the buds of the creamy white flowers coming on the contrast is beautiful. In the winter time this tree has a very attractive reddish-brown bark.
This tree has potential in all landscapes. It is a great street tree, also good as a screen or wind break.