BEAUTY OF MOSCOW LILAC

Syringa vulgaris 'Krasavitsa Moskvy'

BEAUTY OF MOSCOW is a very fragrant double-flowered cultivar that was first developed by a Russian hybridizer in 1943. It matures over time to 8-12’ tall by 6-7’ wide and is particularly noted for its spring bloom (April-May) of double white florets with a pink blush that emerge from pale pink buds to form showy two-toned flower panicles (to 9” long). Krasavitsa Moskvy’ translates into the English trade name of BEAUTY OF MOSCOW.

Zone: 3 to 7

Height: 8.00 to 12.00 feet

Spread: 6.00 to 7.00 feet

Bloom Time: April to May

Bloom Description: White (double) with pink blush

Sun: Full sun

Water: Medium

Maintenance: Low

Suggested Use: Hedge

Flower: Showy, Fragrant

Attracts: Butterflies

Tolerate: Deer, Clay Soil