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EvergreenLeaves 4-6cm (1½-2½in) long
Dwarf shrubTypically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.Rounded shrub with branching stems.
Hardy - cold winterHardy 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)
LAVANDULA x intermedia 'Edelweiss'
Additional FeaturesGood to knowL.angustifolia x L. latifolia. Wildlife plant - insectsPests & DiseasesFroghoppers, honey fungus, grey mould (Botrytis)Place of originGarden originResistant to honey fungusThese plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Flower ShapeSpikes10-20cm (4-8in) longTubular
Garden Location/ConditionsCoastal / windsweptSuitable for open site, slightly back from the seaPatio / pot plantsSuitable for small gardens
(see photos above)
(see photos above)
Pruning groupPruning group 7Suitable 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 PlantsScented flowersScented foliage
Soil ConditionsFertile well drained soilModerately fertile
WildlifeBee friendlyButterfly friendly
- Lavender Care
- Harvesting for drying - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Pruning French Lavender - Video Tip ondemand_video
- General dead-heading of Lavender - Video Tip ondemand_video
- Propagation by cuttings - Video Tip ondemand_video