Japanese Tree Lilac

The Japanese tree lilac is a beautiful tree that produces fragrant white flowers. This tree grows well with full sun and well-drained soil. A large cluster of Japanese tree lilacs can be found in Lilac Lawn, northeast of Sheep Meadow. They're also just outside of the entrance to Conservatory Garden's South Garden.

  • Leaves

    Opposite, dark green in summer, yellow-green in fall
  • Fruit

  • Flower

    Small, white, and fragrant clusters (6-12 inches), lilac-like
  • Bark

    Reddish-brown to gray, peeling

Where to find the Japanese Tree Lilac