Wait until early to midsummer, then examine the Miss Kim lilac bush for branches that have few or no leaves. Cut these branches off near the base of the bush with hand pruners or loppers. This will redirect the plant's energy to its healthier shrubtrim.buzzg: Smyrna TN. Jun 17, The 'Miss Kim' lilac is a deciduous flowering shrub that produces clusters of very fragrant, lavender-purple panicle-shaped blooms in spring. It has smaller blooms, a shorter mature height, and a different flower fragrance from the traditional common or French lilac (Syringa vulgaris), and unlike the common lilac, it is quite resistant to powdery shrubtrim.buzzcal Name: Syringa pubescens subsp.
patula 'Miss Kim'. Meet the Miss Kim Lilac bush (Syringa pubescens subsp. patula Miss Kim'). The overall size of the plant stay smaller, remains denser and more rounded, and grows a bit slower than Common Lilacs. Also known as the Manchurian Lilac, this is an elegant shrub with a really nice natural shape. And don't worry/5(4). Jan 29, Ask a Question forum→Miss Kim Lilac pruning.
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Maryland. dijear Jan 26, AM CST. I have two Miss Kim Lilac bushes that have grown much larger than I would like. I would like to trim off about 25% (or even a little more) with the hedge trimmer. It would be easy to shape them at this time Missing: Smyrna TN. I have a Miss Kim that I am controlling. Steve, it seems to be a different form than"regular" lilacs, more of a typical bush shape.
I got it from someone here actually because it was too big for their space. I prune it back after flowering, taking off usually about 6" at a Missing: Smyrna TN.