Lilac, Common lilac[edit]

(Syringa vulgaris L.)

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Syringa vulgaris L. (Lilac, Common lilac) purple flowers and buds (Photo 1)

My short words

"Oh! it's nice fragrance. What is the fragrance?"

Yes, it was from the lilac flowers.

"That's pure natural fragrance!"

I enjoyed it with the flowers ;)

Purple Lilac flowers (Photo 2)


Common name: Lilac, Common lilac
Scientific name: Syringa vulgaris L.
Family name: Oleaceae
Date taken: Photo 1: May 24, 2019, 12:48
Photo 2: June 06, 2019, 13:19
Place: Photo 1: Beside 107 street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Photo 2: Close to Mayfield Rd, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


  1. The Encyclopædia Britannica 15th edition - Syringa vulgaris; lilac
  2. 2014 Encyclopedia Nipponica (Digital version) - lilac, Syringa vulgaris L.
  3. - Syringa vulgaris