LAVANDULA x intermedia 'Vera'

Commonly known as Dutch lavender

Lavender-blue flowers and broad grey leaves
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Grey-green, narrowly oblong leaves 4-6cm (1½-2½in) long
  • Blue
    Lavender blue
  • Height
    60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Spread
    60-90cm (24-36in)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Rounded shrub with branching stems
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun

LAVANDULA x intermedia 'Vera'

 
Available Early Spring 2023 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
Small individually £7.50 each , 10+ £7.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2023
plant size comparison icon 1 to 1.5 Litre
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
individually £10.00 each , 10+ £9.00 each 
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    L.angustifolia x L. latifolia. Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Froghoppers, grey mould, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. Netherlands.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Spikes
    Tubular
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
    Suitable for open site, slightly back from the sea
    Patio / pot plants
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 7
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that flower on previous year's growth in Spring, or current year's growth in late Summer/Autumn.
    Action: Cut back flowered shoots to within 1 inch of previous year's growth.
    When: Annually after flowering or in Spring if flowering on current year's growth.

    RHS group 10
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Scented foliage
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Butterfly friendly
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60-90cm (24-36in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  60-90cm (24-36in)
 

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