How to care for lilac in the winter?
How to Care for Lilac in the Winter
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Unless it is newly planted, lilacs do not need any extra winter protection.
Lilacs love cold weather, and require a dormant period. Some varieties of lilac are hardy to zone 2, most to zone 3. They need no special treatment for cold weather. Provide their basic needs and they will be fine.