Lilac (Syringa vulgaris)
(aka Common Lilac, French Lilac)
The lilac ranks high amongst all-time favorite flowering plants. Its fragrant aroma carries far across the garden to enchant butterflies to your yard.
The lilac survives year-round as a deciduous shrub and blooms in the spring. The purple flowers of the lilac bush bring color, a fresh scent, and joyful winged visitors to any garden.