2011 Lilac Watch Has Begun in the Shenandoah Valley

I’m not yet ready to guess on the bloom date, but the lilac buds are breaking out out everywhere! The bushes are absolutely loaded with buds, so I’m looking forward to a pretty scented April and May!!

lavender lilacs

lavender lilacs

white lilacs

white lilacs

*** This site is comprised solely of the opinions of its author, Stacey Morgan Smith. She works to promote gardening and tourism in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, from Roanoke to the Potomac River.***

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