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botanical name:
Lavandula stoechas 'Kew Red'
Lavandula stoechas 'Kew Red' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  French lavender
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.40m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Bright cerise pink flowerheads, topped by soft pink feathery bracts. Compact habit.

cultivation:
Not very hardy, in cold locations best planted in containers and kept frost free in winter.

usage:
Suitable for tubs and containers.

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