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botanical name:
Lavandula stoechas 'Tiara'
Lavandula stoechas 'Tiara' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  French lavender
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.70m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -7°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Attractive, large violet-blue flowerheads, topped by creamy white feathery bracts, freely produced throughout summer. Aromatic grey-green foliage with a compact, upright habit.

Not very hardy, in cold damp locations best planted in containers and kept frost free in winter. Well drained soil in sun.
Trim after flowering.

From cuttings.

Sunny borders. Suitable for tubs and containers.

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