510. ‘Krasavitsa Moskvy’ Lilac

‘Krasavitsa Moskvy’ Lilac

Syringa vulgaris ‘Krasavitsa Moskvy’

Accession 342-2004*A

In 1947, Leonid Kolesnikov of Russia named this cultivar ‘Beauty of Moscow’ as in a beautiful woman from Moscow. The flower buds, described as “pink with an opalescent sheen,” open to double white fragrant flowers.