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'Miss Kim' has purple buds that open to light blue flowers. Unlike most lilacs, 'Miss Kim' offers a little fall color in its foliage — a reddish purple.
Mature size: 6-7 feet high and 5-6 feet wide.
Blooms are more plentiful when planted in full sun
Resistant to powdery mildew
USDA Zones 3-7
Maintenance tip: This lilac requires regular watering. It's not drought resistant and if it gets too dry, it drops leaves.
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