Lavandula Arabian Nights
The attractive silver grey foliage is the ideal backdrop to the dark blue purple summer flowers, attracting an abundance of wildlife to your garden.
Month Available: April
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees and Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 100cm x 70cm (39in x 28in)
I love this variety, as not only does it look good in the garden, but it's great for drying and bringing fragrance into the home.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Leafhopper, Grey Mould.
Plant Care: Lightly trim off old flower heads.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Attract bees and butterflies. A vigorous garden shrub, can also be used as a low hedge. Excels in drought conditions.
History: This specific variety is a cross between the French and English types of Lavender. The scent derives from the English type and the old produced can be used as an antiseptic and is soothing.
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