Inventory

Lilac Plant Inventory

Available for Purchase in Pots

Please call to purchase and schedule a time to visit. Take a stroll while you are here, and peek into the Perfumery. Prices start at $35 for some small one gallon pots, $45-$55-$65 for small and medium sized plants, and $60-$120 for largest and/or rarest plants.

Contact Dana, 518-368-2400 to order and check availability.

Variety

Description

Mature Height

Stock Notes

Yankee Doodle

The darkest dark purple, very large heads, dense, heavy blooms, very fragrant

9'

Wonderblue

Very Blue, single, compact

5-7'

Wedgewood Blue

Pink buds, blue flowers, single, fragrant

7'

Violetta

Double, deep violet, showy, midseason

10'

Violet Glory

Deep Bluish violet, single mid-late season

-

in stock

Vesper Song

Dusty Violet, large florets, profuse, single

9'

Trista Barbaro

Dark purple magenta, single, 1938

-

pre-order

Tinkerbelle

Pink, spicy fragrance, late bloomer

-

sold out

Sweetheart

Dark Dusty pink buds open to delicate powder pink florets, The flower clusters grow in a heart shape, extremely fragrant, double

12'

Susan B Anthony

Purple, Double, delicate, compact blossom, heavily scented

9'

Souv. de Mme. Louis Gielis

Single white, large buds and florets, heavy bloomer very showy, midseason

9'

Sister Justena

White, with yellow centers, lacey open blossoms, very fragrant, smells like jasmine, single, semi-small, used in perfumery

7'

Silvia

Dusty pink single very late bloomer, spicy, used in perfumery

-

in stock, rare

Silver King

Silvery white with a blue hue, large florets, showy, very fragrant, midseason

9'

pre-order

Sensation

Dark Purple w/ white border, very large showy flowers, large, fast grower

12'

Saugeana

Single, magenta, weeping, romantic, very fragrant, the first named lilac cultivar, Hungarian

9'

Sara Sands

Deep rich red-purple, single, late bloomer, very fragrant

10'

Ruhm Von Horstenstein

Very rich in color, bright purplish red florets with carmine undertones, enormous single, straight strong stems, prolific bloomer, very fragrant, large, midseason, bushy

12-14'

Ruhm Von Horstenstein

Very rich in color, bright purplish red florets with carmine undertones, enormous single, straight strong stems, prolific bloomer, very fragrant, large, midseason, bushy

12-14'

2

Royalty

Single, deep maroon, late bloomer, honey fragrance

11'

Rochester

White, famous for its wildly multi-petaled florets, collector's item, classic

6'

Red Pixie

miniature, shrub lilac, reddish buds and flowers, later bloomer

3'-4'

Purple Glory

Deep Blue Purple, single, extremely large florets, loose flower clusters, Very Fragrant, Bushy

6-8'

Primrose

Champagne color with yellow centers, single, very fragrant, "the only yellow lilac", early mid-season

8'

President Lincoln

Very Blue, very fragrant, single, tall leafy bush, mid season

12-15'

in stock

President Grevy

Mauve, pink, and blue, double, large florets, very fragrant, early mid season

10'

Prairie Petite

Miniature light pink, mauve, and blue, fragrant, single

3'-4’

Pocahontas

Very dark purple, single, very fragrant early mid season, lacey, bushy

6-7'

Pauline Fiala

Paul Thirion

Deep dusty mauve buds, pink flowers, fancy double

-

out-of-stock

Palabin

Light purple, single, spicy fragrance, late bloomer, miniature grows to about 5ft

5’

out-of-stock

PP Konchkalovski

Doubles and triples of pink, blue and creamy white, dense, extremely large heads, thick stems, prolific bloomer, midseason, very fragrant

9'

rare

Old Glory

Dark blue purple, single florets, very early, hardy, fast grower

11'

Nike

Dark magenta, single, late bloomer

-

pre-order

New Age

Our only miniature white, single, great for small urban and suburban gardens, very fragrant

5'

Nadezhda

Shades of Blue, fancy double and triple, very fragrant, mid season, means ‘Hope”

10'

Mt Baker

White, Single, very fragrant, profuse blooms, bushy and prolific

7-8'

Mrs. W. E. Marshall

Single, monochromatic very dark Purple

9'

rare

Mrs. Edward Harding

Double magenta, very heavy bloomer, large flower spikes, very fragrant, mid season

9'

rare

Montaigne

Double, light mauve and white, elegant, treelike, exceptionally sugary fragrance

10'

Monique Lemoine

Large very showy white flower clusters, double, very fragrant

9'

Monge

Dark wine red with prominent yellow anthers, single, very fragrant, compact

6-7'

Miss Kim

Purple buds open to pale violet florets, single, very spicy fragrant, very bushy semi-dwarf, very late bloomer

5-7'

Miss Canada

Bright red buds, stunning pink blossoms, late bloomer

8'

pre-order

Microphylla Superba

Deep pink, single, very fragrant, late Bloomer

-

pre-order

Mechta

Single, bluish purple, large bushy, showstopper, very fragrant

12'

Maureen

Deep purple, Single, very fragrant

10'

Martha Stewart

Violet, Single, very fragrant

9'

Marie Francis

Peachy Pink, Single, lacy open blooms midseason, very fragrant

8'

Margaret Fenicchia

Purple violet, midseason, single, very fragrant

8'

Marechal Foch

Single, reddish pink, very large florets, excellent bloomer

9'

rare

Maiden's Blush

Dusty pink, single large blossoms, very fragrant, early mid season

6-8'

Madame Lemoine

Pure white, double, very fragrant, 10'

Madame Casimir Perier

creamy double white, large florets, mid season, 10' 

rare

Ludwig Spaeth

Brilliant bluish purple, long bloom season, single, very fragrant, fast grower, hardy, 12'. This is probably the very dark lilacs you see at old farmsteads throughout the Northeast, a very old variety.

Lilac Sunday

Dark purplish pink florets, very fragrant, big showy blooms cover the entire plant

6-8'

out-of-stock

Letha House

Single, Shades of Magenta, Curly blossoms

-

pre-order

Lavender Lady

Light pink and lavender, single, giant heads, very fragrant

9'

Katherine Havemyer

Shades of Dusty Pink and Mauve, Fancy Double, showstopper, very fragrant

10'

Josee

Pinkish purple 'reblooming' spicy, Pink/Purple Single.feathery, very fragrant

5ft

Hugo Koster

Single Pink, midseason, fast grower, many suckers

10'

Frederick Law Olmsted

White, Single, fast grower, very fragrant,  dependable

9'

Frank's Fancy

Dark purple, very fragrant, early mid season, fast grower

10'

Fiala Remembrance

White, double, very fragrant, early mid season

9'

Esther Staley

Single dark Pink, magenta, extremely showy large heads and fastest growing in the exhibit garden, strong fragrance, heavy bloomer, draws everyone to it.

14’

rare

Edward J Gardener

Dark rose pink buds open to large twisted florets with rounded petals on the outside and narrow, curling ones inside. Double.  Midseason

-

pre-order

Dwight D Eisenhower

Stunning blue with many florets having 5 or more petals rather than 4, single

-

pre-order

Donald Wyman

Dark Purple, very late bloomer, season extender,

-

pre-order

Declaration

Dark magenta, single, very fragrant, foliage turns red in Fall.

8'

Congo

Deep red Purple, single, very fragrant, perfect for small gardens

5-6'

Cheyenne

Pink, lavender and blue single, very fragrant Korean lilac

9'

Charles Lindburgh

Violet blue, Single, Historic lilac

9'

Charles Joly

Dark red purple magenta, double, very fragrant, heavy bloomer, fast grower

12'

Burgundy Queen

Deep burgundy, intense wine florets, Single, large florets, compact

7'

Bridal Memories

Very Pure white satiny flowers, single, very fragrant, compact

8'

Bloomerang

Pink or Purple, blooms twice, very fragrant.

3-5'

pre-order

Betsy Ross

Lacey White, Single, extremely fragrant

9'

Bell de Nancy

Brilliant Rose Pink, double, very fragrant, c.1891

9'

Beauty of Moscow

Pink buds w/ white inside, double-triple, very fancy, very fragrant

9'

Azure Plena

Blue double, heirloom, very old variety, was used to create many of the first hybrid doubles. very early bloomer, very fragrant, medium height treelike

9'

pre-order

Avalanche

White, single, showy massive florets, very fragrant

8-10'

Aucubaefolia

Bluish purple buds open to a lavender blue color,speckled variegated leaves, splashes of yellow and green, stunning plant, fast grower, fragrant

10'

Atheline Wilbur

Dusty Mauve, semi-double, very fragrant, large showy blossoms, upright, strong stems

8'.

Asessippi

Lilac color, single, very fragrant, mid season

9'

Arch McKean

Dark magenta, deep violet center, heavy bloomer, single

9'

Anna Amhoff

Single, Very Pure White flower clusters, Spicy fragrance, late bloomer

8'

rare

Angel White

Elongated petals, silvery white, abundant bloomer, very fragrant, heat tolerant

10'

Anabel

Double. An astounding mixture of dark and light pinks, very fragrant, very early

8'

Ami Schott

Double, Sky Blue, showing good heavy color throughout the season. Cupped double florets, shaped like minarets, Heavy bloomer, mid season, very fragrant

8'

Albert Holden

Deep Violet Blue inside with silvery underside rim, very unusual bi-colored lilac, midseason, very fragrant

7'-8'

Agincourt Beauty

Single Dark Magenta Purple, very large upright florets, early midseason, stays 'on the bloom' for a longer time than most, very fragrant

7'-8'

Adelaide Dunbar

Deep Purple, Double, introduced by John Dunbar, who made Highland Park in Rochester, NY. Named for his wife, Adelaide. It is a stunning dark purple and very rare to find a double dark purple, hybridized from Victor Lemoine's original French lilacs. Only recently available again.

10'