shrub, perennial

Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead' | English Lavender

English Lavender is the most common Lavender and considered to be one of the easiest to grow. Flowers are highly fragrant. The species is shrublike and reaches 3 feet high and as wide. 'Munstead' is a dwarf form that grows to 1-1/2 feet high and as wide. Also look for 'Hidcote', with deep purple flowers. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 2 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: blue-green

Flower Color: blue, lavender

Flower Season: spring, summer

Wildlife: butterflies