What's your question? Ask

Hyacinth Plant

Q.Young lilac bush

Zone Darby, Montana 59829 | Nancy Snavely added on May 24, 2017 | Answered

I have a young lilac bush that is about 1 foot tall. This is its 3rd spring. It is spindly on the top and has a loyal of foliage (no flowers) on theach bottom pga the plant. What is the best way to prune it to encourage healthy growth?

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on May 27, 2017

It looks like your Lilac is growing out from the roots or root stock.

If this is a grafted Lilac, the shrub growing from the root stock may be another variety then you planted.

Make sure you have selected a planting area with well draining soil and full sun.

This article will help you.


Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.

Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Hyacinth Plant
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert