Plant Base Online (beta)
Lavandula x intermedia 'Grosso'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Lavender, Lavandin
synonyms: Lavandula angustifolia 'Grosso'
shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
Strong growing, robust lavender. Aromatic grey-green foliage and freely produced bluish-purple flowers on long stems, usually in August.
Well drained neutral to alkaline soil and full sun.
Very suited to use as a general landscape plant. This variety in also commonly used for the production of lavender oil and as a cut flower. It is extensively cultivated in France.
Can be used as a culinary herb.