Can you plant a hydrangea next to a lilac bush?
I tried hydrangea in the same spot, and they didn’t do well, little foliage and they didn’t flower.” The answer is yes, you can plant peonies in the same plot as the big lilac and yes, you can grow hydrangea as well.
Where is the best place to plant a common lilac?
Where to Plant Lilacs. The ideal spot to plant lilacs is in an area with full sun (at least 6 to 8 hours per day)—give them too much shade and they may not bloom. Lilacs also like slightly alkaline, moist, well-drained soil.
Do you need to plant two lilac trees together?
Planting Lilac Bush
If planting more than one lilac bush, space them at least 5 feet (1.5 m.) apart to prevent overcrowding, even if you plan to use them as hedges for privacy. Choose an area with plenty of afternoon sun and well-drained soil.