When Do I Transplant Lilacs?

When is the best time to transplant a lilac bush or get starts from it?

Hardiness Zone: 6a

By Karen from Reynoldsville, PA



May 9, 20100 found this helpful

The best time to do this is right after they stop blooming. If the plant is large, you usually will see small runners on the grown around them, I have dug them up and replanted. It might take a year or so before a new plant takes hold.

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