syringa vulgaris

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Very fragrant flowers have a pungent, flowery, citrusy aroma and slightly bitter lemony taste.
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The common lilac is known for its fragrant lavender flowers and dense green foliage.
oblata), a Chinese species, flowered a week or two earlier than common lilac, they crossed the two and came up with a series of beautiful, early-flowering hybrids called S.
Beginning April 24 the four operating companies will offer 27,100 common lilac and Chinese dogwood trees at the companies' customer service offices.
At any rate, the common lilac verbena self-sows in Los Angeles gardens like no other ground cover.
vulgaris, the common lilac is the one most likely to be found in garden centres, and it comes in a range of colours from white through to a deep, rich purple.