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Lavandula - 'Regal Splendour' (Lavender, Laandula)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Herb, Culinary, Evergreen, Flowering
Form Spiky Foliage / Spiky Upright Form
Size Low Border / Edging / Ground Cover Plant (up to 50cm height)
Colours Dark pink Flowers (Summer), Dark green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Half hardy, Drought Tolerant
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Lavandula - Cultivation Notes

This lavender requires a well drained fertile garden soil, being especially suited to chalky soils. Plant in full sun in sheltered areas - preferably south facing. Trim flower shoots after flowering, prune last years growth to shape in spring.


Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage


Strengths of Lavandula:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • Scented blossom
  • Attracts wildlife to feed or nest
  • Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening
  • Suitable for container growing

Weaknesses of Lavandula

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Lavandula:

  • Ideal for planting within the herb garden
  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting

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View other shrubs with dark pink flowers, or shrubs with dark green foliage


Common Missspellings: Lavandulla, Lavendula, Lavindula, Lavendulla

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