Syringa x. hyacinthiflora 'Equinox Valley'


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Large, purple-red blossoms open to a reveal lilac, double flowers
  • Nice scent
  • Extremely hardy; bred in Manchester, VT.
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full-part sun.  Average to moist soil. Fertilize late winter and again immediately after flowering with Lilac fertilizer for best growth and flowering.

Height: 12-18 ft
Spread: 8-12 ft
Price Level 1: $59.99~#3
Bloom Color: Lavender, Red
Zone: 3-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Fragrant
  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Focal Point
  • Low Maintenance
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Specimen

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained