Syringa meyeri 'Palabin' DWARF KOREAN LILAC
4-6 ft. (Zone 4) Dwarf, compact shrub with a rounded habit. Glossy green leaves have a purplish-red edge. Beautiful fragrant spring flowers are purple in bud, opening to a light lavender. Tolerant of soils and will grow in full to part sun. Resistant to mildew. A similar, but larger-growing, pink-flowering variety is Syringa ‘Bailbell’ (Tinkerbell Lilac).
Sold as a Shrub or on Standard Tree Form.