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Aromatico™ Blue Imp. Lavender

Lavandula angustifolia 'Blue Imp.'

SKU
44167
A prolific bloomer, perfect for edging paths and borders, with aromatic foliage that perfumes the garden when brushed against. Deep eggplant-purple flowers bloom earlier than most above silvery-green foliage. This versatile, undemanding little evergreen shrub is ideal for containers, low borders, and rock gardens.
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Let soil go almost dry between waterings.

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Botanical Pronunciationlav-AN-dew-lah an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 14 to 20 in tall, 10 to 12 in wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsLet soil go almost dry between waterings.
Companion PlantsBlack-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Skullcap (Scutellaria); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Rose (Rosa); Coneflower (Echinacea)

Thrives in lean, loose, fast-draining, slightly alkaline soil; avoid heavy, soggy soils. Plant with crowns slightly above soil level. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish root system; once established, reduce frequency. Prune back by one-half after flowering to encourage rebloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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