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Hidcote Superior English Lavender

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Superior'

SKU
01821
Short spikes of deep, purple blue flowers cover the compact, shrubby mound of aromatic silvery foliage and attract butterflies. Used in perfumes, sachets, oils and for medicinal purposes. May also be used as a deterrent against insects. Evergreen.
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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches 1 ft. tall and wide; bloom spikes slightly taller.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Gift Plant, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

Thrives in lean, sandy, fast draining soil with slightly alkaline pH. Prefers a gravel mulch. Water deeply and regularly during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Remove spent flowers to encourage continued bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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