Lavatera Burgundy Wine
The simple grey green foliage is the perfect backdrop to the attractive deep pink flowers which bloom all summer long attracting bees to your garden.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Semi evergreen
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 2.5m x 2.5m (8ft x 8ft)
Although they will grow in most areas of the garden, the warmest sunniest sheltered spot will yield the best results.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Rust
Plant Care: An easy to care for plant, simply prune hard in spring.
Care and Time: Medium - spring
Benefits: Flowers, can be evergreen in mild winters and sheltered areas.
History: Lavatera is a big genus covering annuals, biennials, perennials and shrubs, all flowering in summer.
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