Scientific Name : Lavandula angustifolia
Common Name : English Lavender
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Drought Tolerant, Rabbit Resistant, Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Bees, Deer Resistant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Width : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Sturdy, strong stems make this an excellent Lavender for bouquets.
Idea & Tips : Plant in full sun with well-drained soil for best results.
: Long-flowering English Lavender offers stiff, upright stems for no breakage at shipping.
- Holds up to shipping and remains healthy at retail.
- No vernalization required.
- Large flowers throughout the heat of Summer.
- An excellent addition for bouquets.
- Ideal for 2.5-qt. and 2-gal. pot sizes, as well as 3-qt. drop-in.
Protection Information : CPBR5107; PP28,867
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
500 ppm IBA
Low; prefers high humidity rather than mist.
50-75 ppm N
42-56 days after sticking
Nights: 55 to 65°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 65 to 75°F (18 to 24°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Long day facultative
Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 125 to 150 ppm.
Once for smaller pot sizes, twice for larger containers.
PGRs generally not needed
Thielaviopsis, pythium and rhizoctonia can result from overwatering. Thrips, white fly, aphids, fungus gnats.
Unrooted: 14-16 wks Rooted: 7-8 wks
Unrooted: 16-19 wks Rooted: 9-11 wks
Unrooted: 19-22 wks Rooted: 12-14 wks
April to September
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