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NEW Variety!

Lavandula stoechas Primavera

Scientific Name : Lavandula stoechas
Common Name : Spanish Lavender
Hardiness Zone : 7a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : 15°F (-9°C)
Blooming Season : Early Spring, Autumn, Spring, Late Summer, Late Spring, Summer, Winter
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant, Scented Foliage
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)
Height : 16 - 18" (41 - 46cm)
Width : 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : This unique new Spanish Lavender is topped with burgundy flags above small purple flowers. Unlike other Lavender of this type, this new addition will flower during the Summer months in the mid-South and North, as well as mid-Winter in the Deep South.
Idea & Tips : Place in a sunny to part-sun location on a patio or in the garden. Water thoroughly and allow to dry moderately between watering cycles. Fertilize monthly during the growing season. Plants can be trimmed to 50% height to encourage fresh flowers during the season. 
Grower InformationNEW Spanish Lavender flowers throughout Summer and Winter to extend the Spanish Lavender season!
  • Can be programmed for very early flowering for markets in the Deep South or for Summer sales in the North.
  • The most versatile of Spanish Lavender varieties.
'Anouk Deluxe 1225'
Protection InformationCPBRAF; PPAF
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
Koning
  • Propagation Guide

    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
      Soil Temperature:
      70-72°F (21-22°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      500 ppm IBA
      Mist:
      Low; prefers high humidity rather than mist.
      Fertilization:
      50 ppm N starting at Day 7
      Pinching:
      Recommended after roots are established. Leave 4-5 active internodes.
      Transplanting:
      42-56 days after sticking
      Comments:
      Use low mist settings; do not oversaturate rooting media. Root zone temperatures of 70°F (21°C). Remove flowers in propagation.
  • Finishing Guide

    • Media pH:
      5.8-6.2
      Temperature:
      Nights: 56 to 64°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 65 to 76°F (18 to 24°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      5,000 to 8,000
      Vernalization:
      No
      Daylength:
      Day length neutral
      Watering:
      Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
      Fertilization:
      Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 100 to 125 ppm.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      A final pinching 8 to 10 weeks before flowering will help to increase flower count.
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      PGRs generally not needed
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Thielaviopsis, Pythium and Rhizoctonia can result from overwatering. Thrips, White fly, Aphids, Fungus gnats
  • Crop Scheduling

    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      7-10 wks
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      9-11 wks
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      10-12 wks
      Bloom Months:
      Year round depending on location

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