Lavender (Lavandula)More info
Lavenders are the perfect Perennial Plants these Herbs are excellent Garden Plants. An easy to grow Shrub that produces masses of flowers at the top of strong thin stems the Fragrance is wonderful. Lavender Hidcote and Munstead Dwarf are two of the most popular Plants. Grappenhall is ideal for hedging.
Lavender flowers are perfect for drying. Planted in contrasting containers especially grey where their greenish-grey foliage and lavender flowers can be show to their best potential, they are perfect for the edge or middle of the border. Try planting with Rudbeckia, Nepeta, and Geranium’s, Eryngium and White Lilies like Regale, Regale Album, Longiflorum types and Oriental Lilium like Casa Blanca. Your garden will be a magnet for Bees, Butterflies and pollinating insects.