(Lavandula angustifolia )
Lavender Hidcote is a compact, dark flowered form of English Lavender with strongly aromatic foliage and flowers.
POSITION & USES
An open, sunny position and well drained soil preferred. Hidcote can be used in many ways: as a hedge, in a group among shrubs and perennials such as Cistus, Sedum, Callistemon, Convolvulus, or as feature plants at entrances or on the sides of paths.
Prune 30% after flowering to keep shape and maintain plant vigour.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed in spring and autumn will keep it looking its best.
|SPECIAL QUALITIES||Lavender Hidcote is a compact, dark flowered form of English Lavender with strongly aromatic foliage and flowers that are good for picking, drying and stripping.|
|FLOWERS||Deep purple flowers in late spring and early summer.|
|PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE||4|
|HABIT||A compact rounded shrub.|