Syringa x. hyacinthiflora 'Declaration'


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farm

  • More compact and dense habit; Matures at approx. 70% of other hyacinthifloras
  • Large flower cones 8-12"
  • Reddish-purple shade
  • Very fragrant
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full-part sun.  Average to moist soil.

Topdress with lime for best growth and flowering 

Height: 7-9 ft
Spread: 7-9 ft
Price Level 1: $59.99~#3
Bloom Color: Red, Violet
Zone: 3-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance

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:

  • Moist, Well-Drained