My lilac bushes are at peak bloom right now, and they are so pretty. In sunlight they look lavendar to light pink, and after the sun goes down they look deep purple in the late evening light. I can smell them all over the yard and even inside the house.
Closeup of lilac blossoms
Dark purple lilacs
Clusters of lilac flowers
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