Lavender 'Munstead' en 'Loddon Pink' - PlantLavandula angustifolia 'Munstead' en 'Loddon Pink'
For a fragrant garden, patio or decking!
Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia) will provide you with fun all year round! Lavender is a semi-shrub that is popular in the South of France, where the richly scented lavender oil is used in the perfume industry. Lavender can be used in many different ways. It can be planted in rows to form a hedge or used as a border feature. It combines very well with roses, and has an added advantage in that it keeps them free from aphids. Lavender is also attractive planted in pots or containers. You will receive 5 each of 'Lodden Pink' and 'MunsteadShow more
Planting and flowering details
Show moreLavenders 'Lodden Pink' and 'Munstead' are best grown in dry, humus-rich soil. Place these plants in a sunny area for best results. The plants should be planted with a minimal distance of 35 cm since they can reach a width of up to 50 cm. These lavenders are wide enough to grow as a beautiful hedge plant. Plant 5 per metre.
Lavender combines well with rosesDo your roses suffer from aphids? Then you should definitely plant some lavender plants between your roses. They'll not only look great together, but the scent of lavender gets rid of aphids.
Show moreWith good maintenance of these lavenders, you can constantly enjoy a nice, compact and free-flowering shrub. Prune after flowering, or in early or mid-spring, cut back flowered shoots to within 2.5cm (1in) of old growth. This should be done regularly to hedges to prevent them from getting bare at the base.
Prune after floweringThe second pruning should take place after the flowering period, between August and October. During this pruning, remove the faded flowers by cutting them off. The branches can also be trimmed.
Show moreLavender can be harvested during the flowering period to make wonderful bunches of either fresh or dry flowers. It is best to harvest at the end of the afternoon. Cut off the stems of the lavender bush before the flowers actually open and organize them into small bunches. Tie each bunch together with a rubber band and hang them in a dry place with good air circulation and away from sunlight.You can even dry these flowers in your living room or closet. The area will be filled with the wonderful aromatic scent of lavender.
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Latin name Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead' en 'Loddon Pink' Delivery type Supplied as container plant Guarantee 5 years guarantee Color Blue, Pink Light preference full sun , partial sun Scented deliciously scented Flowers for cutting yes Flowering period July - August Growing height 40 - 60 cm Planting distance 20 - 30 cm