Lavender Kew Red (French Lavender) is an elegant and exquisite plant. It has pretty flowers that are deep crimson pink, topped with a delicate pale pink. The flowers go on for weeks from late spring among grey-green, highly aromatic, evergreen foliage. It looks wonderful planted as a border plant. It will work equally well in pots, somewhere the fragrance can be appreciated. The flower spikes are very attractive to bees and butterflies. It can also be used in dried flower arrangements. UK grown 3cm diameter jumbo plug plants supplied.
|Mature Height||40 cm|
|Mature Spread||40 cm|
|Annual Growth||40 cm|
|Planting||Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the jumbo plug|
|Soil Type||Well drained, fertile/light soil|
Growing at a glance…
Will need a mulch in the winter to help protect the roots and also well drained soil. Foliage will die right back to soil level in winter.Lavender can tolerate most types of soil, providing that it is relatively fertile and well drained. Locate in a sunny place to get the best of them, and are suitable for pots, borders or even rockeries.