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Lavandula stoechas 'Madrid Blue'
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common name: French lavender
shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Compact habit, aromatic silvery grey-green foliage and flowerheads with small blue flowers and showy white bracts. Early flowering, usually from April.
Not very hardy, in cold locations best planted in containers and kept frost free in winter. Well drained soil in sun.
Trim after flowering.
Raised in Belgium