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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
Bright cerise pink flowerheads, topped by soft pink feathery bracts. Compact habit.

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

Suitable for tubs and containers.

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