Identifying lilac

GrajeanGrajean Posts: 169
We are clearing an old hedge and know somewhere there is a lilac but so much growth of other shrubs difficult to identify the lilac as branches still bare. Any hits, I have no idea what the branches would look like. 

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  • treehugger80treehugger80 Posts: 1,660
    put a picture on here and we'll tell you if its lilac
  • Pete.8Pete.8 Billericay, EssexPosts: 3,912
    I just braved a muddy lawn to take a couple of pics of my lilac - hope they help

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  • GrajeanGrajean Posts: 169
    Found it!
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Central Norfolk UKPosts: 49,669
     :D 
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  • treehugger80treehugger80 Posts: 1,660
    doesn't look like lilac to me, stems are the wrong colour and buds look the wrong shape to me.
    what it is however i have no idea, you might have to wait for leaves to show
  • GrajeanGrajean Posts: 169
    Lilac found and its huge, too late to prune this year?
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