Riverina Thomas French Lavender

Lavandula intermedia 'Riverina Thomas'

SKU
07423
A new triploid lavender with large flowers that yield five times the aromatic oil of their parent types. Highly valued for commercial use, this midsummer repeat bloomer is a showy, strong garden performer ideal for a border or herb garden. The dried leaves and flowers make exquisite potpourri. Evergreen.
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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationla-VAN-dew-la in-ter-MEE-dee-uh
Average Size at MaturityFast growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer; reblooms in fall.
Design IdeasGardeners may utilize dried flowers for potpourri.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitRounded
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

Thrives in lean, loose, fast-draining, slightly alkaline soil. Benefits from a gravel mulch. Plant with crowns slightly above soil level. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Remove spent flowers to promote continued bloom.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9

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