Lilacs, New Hampshire’s State Flower
April 5, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Speaker: Barbara Rollins, Member of the Governor’s Lilac and Wildflower Commission
The oldest lilacs in NH date back to 1750. They are located at the Wentworth-Coolidge Mansion in Portsmouth. The purple lilac, Syringa Vulgaris, is our official state flower. They can live for centuries and there are 1500 named varieties.
Social from 9:00 to 9:30 a.m. followed by a business meeting.
Speaker at 10:00 a.m.
All are invited to attend.