2014 ILS Convention Update

 
2014 ILS Convention

2014 ILS Convention Photo (Photo courtesy of David Gressley)

The 2014 ILS Convention was held in Cleveland, Ohio May 1st - 3rd.

Results of 2014 ILS “Lilac Popularity Poll”

During the 2014 ILS convention, a poll was taken to determine participants' favorite lilacs. The top five 2013 results are:

  1. Syringa vulgaris 'Krasavitsa Moskvy' (Beauty of Moscow)
  2. Syringa x hyachinthiflora 'Maiden's Blush'
  3. Syringa vulgaris 'Sensation'
  4. Syringa vulgaris 'Monge'

Tied for 5th place with 3 votes each:

  • Syringa vulgaris 'Albert Holden'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Nadezdha'
  • Syringa x hyachinthiflora 'Declaration'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Edward J. Gardner'
  • Syringa x hyachinthiflora 'Sweetheart'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Charles Joly'
  • Syringa x hyachinthiflora 'Betsy Ross'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Yankee Doodle'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Avalanche'
  • Syringa vulgaris 'Frederick Law Olmsted'