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Katherine Havemeyer

Katherine Havemeyer is a well-known lilac with highly scented purple double flowers.

Syringa vulgaris

Katherine Havemeyer lilac for sale

  • 3-year pot-grown tree £34.95
    In a 7L pot
    Medium size (2.5m-3.5m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries from September for pot grown and December for bare-rooted (where items shown in stock).

Pre-ordering

You can pre-order now for delivery when the new season starts. You won't be asked to pay until nearer the time.


How to grow

Katherine Havemeyer is one of the more vigorous lilacs, capable of reaching 3m in the longer term.

Katherine Havemeyer characteristics

  • AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowersScented flowers
  • Height after 10 years2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
  • Flower colourMauve
  • Flowering monthMay
  • Flower formDouble flower (25-50 petals)
  • SunlightPrefers full sun
  • PruningLight prune
  • Annual cycleDeciduous