Reblooming lilac

Should I prune after first bloom or will that affect/ encourage second bloom…

Tree lilac girdled

Hi, We have a tree lilac about 4 inches in diameter that was girdled by rodents last winter about 60% of the way around near ground level. We added a plastic protector this winter and the tree is doing amazingly…

Lilacs

I have two lilac bushes about 5 years old. 3 and 4 years ago they produced many flowers. Two years ago no flowers. This year, two flowers. I have carried out minor pruning after the flowering season each year. What…

French lilac not blooming

French Lilac shrub. I noticed though out my shrub the branch and stems have a brown marking appearing at regular and irregular intervals. I am not sure if this is normal or an indication of a problem. I also had…

Lilac bush – bark under squirrel attack?

We’re in Willowdale – Yonge/Sheppard area – We’ve lived here 25 years and the lilac predates us. This year, for the first time, its bark has been attacked – quite severely. We caught squirrels in April/May munching away at some…

Lilac Agincourt

Hi Is there any lilac available for Toronto zone that would be look like a tree. I googled that and found there is one kind called Persian Lilac Tree, please see the link below. I would love to have something…

Lilac standard

I have a lilac on a standard in a flower bed… likely 10- 15 years old and I prune it back every year to about the same size. Problem is several of the main branches from the graft on one…

Lilac tree

Hi, I live in Barrie and this lilac tree is in part sun, sandy soil conditions. It was fine for a few years but last year it looked like it was starting to die. Top part of trunk looks dead…