Sold in Bundles of 25 Trees


Growth Form: round to irregular

Crown Density: dense

Size: 8-12 feet high 8-12 foot spread

Drought Resistance: very good

Cold Hardiness: excellent

Growth Rate: rapid

Life Span: moderate

Elevational Range: to 8,000 feet

Soil Conditions: good alkaline tolerance

Possible Insect Problems: lilac borer, leaf miners, oyster shell scale Possible Disease Problems: lilac leaf blotch, powdery mildew, some leaf spots

Wildlife Value: moderately high: songbirds; cover value

Seasonal Color: fragrant purple or white spring flowers

Miscellany: develops into a dense barrier


From "Trees for Conservation: A Buyer's Guide" by Colorado State Forest Service



Lilac (Bare Root)

Out of Stock
  • All orders are final. If an item is out of stock, Morgan Conservation District will work to fulfill the item with another supplier, but no guarantees can be made. In this case, returns shall be issued to customers within 90 days of original purchase date. 

  • All orders will be picked up at Morgan Conservation District's Office at 200 West Railroad Avenue in Fort Morgan, Colorado in Spring 2022. More information will be emailed closer to delivery day.