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French lavender - Lavandula stoechas 'Flaming Purple' (3 Ltr)

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GLG21153
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Lavandula stoechas 'Flaming Purple' will set your garden alight with the striking long 'ears' of its dark purple, fragrant flowers dancing like flames in the breeze above the green foliage.

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  • A beautiful evergreen (take extra care in severe winter weather)
  • Easy to care for
  • Enjoys full sun
  • Well-drained soils
  • Flowering in the summer months
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Lavandula stoechas 'Flaming Purple' will set your garden alight with the striking long 'ears' of its dark purple, fragrant flowers dancing like flames in the breeze above the green foliage. This variety has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.

This evergreen shrub is drought-resistant and easy to grow in full sun, although it must have well-drained soil and prefers a sheltered site. It will need protecting from severe winter weather. Reaching its mature 75cm x 50cm height and spread in around 5 years, you can remove the faded flower heads after flowering and cut it back in spring to maintain its shape.

French lavender can be grown in your border or a container and will attract bees and butterflies into your garden.

More Information
Short name French lavender (3 Ltr)
Sub title Lavandula stoechas 'Flaming Purple'
Aspect Sun
Brand Great Little Garden
British Grown Yes
Drainage Well drained a must
Drought Resistance Yes
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
Exposure Sheltered
Flowering Period Summer
Flower Colour Purple
Foliage colour Green
Fragrance Yes
Habit Bushy
Hardiness May be damaged by severed winter weather
Maturity time 5 years
pH Any
Plant Size 3 litre pot
Plant Type Shrub
Height & Spread 75cm x 50cm
Pot size (Litres) 3L
Rate of growth Medium
Required maintenance Remove faded flower heads to encourage more flowers. Cut back in early spring to maintain a neat shape.
Season of Interest Summer
Soil Type Well drained
Sun or Shade Full Sun
Water Requirements None
Where to Plant Borders and Planters

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