Syringa ‘Lilac Sunday’
‘Lilac Sunday’ (the lilac) was named in honor of Lilac Sunday (the event), an annual celebration of the Arboretum’s extensive and beautiful lilac (Syringa
) collection. This Arboretum-introduced Chinese lilac cultivar is a floriferous fountain of bloom, its branches loaded with fragrant pale purple flowers each spring. Read more about the selection and introduction of ‘Lilac Sunday’.
Arnoldia 57/1, 1997
— Nancy Rose, Editor of Arnoldia