Let’s Talk Lilacs

September 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

International Lilac Society, New England Region:    Again this year, there will be a gathering of lilac enthusiasts here in New England. Our official gathering is on Saturday, October 4, in Hooksett, NH. If you come for the weekend, on Sunday we can keep talking about lilacs as we are invited to drop in for an open house at the new location of Syringa Plus Nursery, also in Hooksett.

On Saturday, we’ll have presentations about lilacs, we’ll try to answer questions about lilacs and any problems you have growing them. These events often last well beyond our published times. We just can’t stop talking about lilacs.

Free and open to the public. Oct 4: 9:30 a.m. meet and greet;  and then 10:00 – 4:00 p.m. lilac presentations, demos, etc.

Oct 5: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Open house at Syringa Plus.

Please reserve your space. Pre-order lunch at $12 per person or bring a picnic lunch, there is no charge to attend the meeting.

Directions – from the North and South: Directions – from the North and South: I-93 to Exit 11, note, this exit has a toll booth, pass through the toll booth and turn Right onto Hackett Hill Rd continue through the underpass below I-93 and look for Lilac Signs. Enter parking lot on right side of Hackett Hill Road. We are in the large building in front of 3 Cate Road.  

Evie King at Syringa Plus and Jack Alexander, New England Regional VP are organizing this event. Please contact Evie at  1-978-352-3301 or email Lilacs@SyringaPlus.com or email Jack Alexander at ilsnevp@gmail.com

Roger Coggeshall 1927-2013

September 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

Arnold Arboretum archival image honors Roger Coggeshall, plant propagator at the Arnold Arboretum from 1950 to 1958 and a leader in the New England nursery industry, who passed away August 22nd, 2013 at 85. (Link to Arnold Archive, Look for September 5th in the Archives)

 

A New Era

July 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

We have moved the nursery to New Hampshire where the state flower is the Lilac.

Our stock plants remain in West Newbury, MA.

An updated availability list is now posted on Retail Lilacs page.

SAVE THE DATE – Let’s Talk Lilacs at the International Lilac Society New England Fall Festival

July 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

Again this year, there will be a gathering of lilac enthusiasts here in New England. Our official gathering is on Saturday, October 4, in vicinity of Concord, NH, exact location yet to be confirmed. If you come for the weekend, on Sunday we can keep talking about lilacs as you are invited to drop in for an open house at the new location of Syringa Plus Nursery, in Hooksett, NH.

Fall Is For Planting

October 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

Now is an ideal time to plant Lilacs. Please visit our retail Lilacs page.

Friday May 10 2013 Update

May 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

Early Season Lilacs are looking great!

Mid Season blooms  are coming along.

This is looking to be a traditional  bloom season.

Hope you can steel the time to come and smell!

 

Lilac Bloom Time

May 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

This weekend our early season Lilacs should give us a good show.

Lilac walks, weekends in May from 10:00 am -3:00 pm.  We are always open by appointment or chance.  Give us a call at 978-352-3301.
Come on down and enjoy our Lilacs.  Bring your camera and “Let’s Talk Lilacs”.
Like us on facebook at, Syringa Plus Lilacs.

“Let’s Talk Lilacs”

August 30, 2012 in Uncategorized

Again this year, there will be a gathering of lilac enthusiasts here in New England hosted by the New England Chapter of the International Lilac Society. The official gathering is on Saturday, September 22nd at the Arnold Arboretum and Sunday the 23rd here at Syringa Plus. If you are on Facebook and would like to go, Please click on this link “Let’s Talk Lilacs” and let us know. If you don’t have a Facebook please click on this link Events for more information under our events.

 

Propagation Time is Here!

May 25, 2012 in Uncategorized

We’ve said good bye to our May 2012 Lilac bloom season.
Now we are very excited to start our next favorite season, soft-wood cutting propagation.
We invite people to stop in any time by chance or appointment.
We love to show people what we do!

Looking forward to many visitors!

“Let’s Talk Lilacs”

May 19, 2012 in Uncategorized

We are reaching the end of one of our earliest lilac bloom seasons ever.
We are here weekends in May from 10:00 to 3:00, by appointment, or by chance.
Come on down and Let’s Talk Lilacs!