Lavender 'Munstead' is a classic English lavender - perennial flowering bush, blooms midsummer and - if cut - again in late summer. Tolerant to heat, humidity in Summer and to wet, cold Winters of South Ontario.
It makes an eye-catching hedge and border accent, and also in beautiful and aromatic plant in containers. 18-20 inches high and 2 feet spread. Foliage and bright bluish-purple blooms are very aromatic especially when touched. Bees and butterflies are drawn to garden where lavender grows, which help to pollinate other plants.
Usage ranges from bouquets when fresh, sachets and such when dried, as herb lavender is used as antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, sedative, helps with headaches, stress, insomnia, also to treat wounds and indigestion.
Grow in a well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in an open, sunny spot. Hardiness Zone 5-9.
Plants will be available for sale from late spring till August.
We ship live plants via Canada post. See our shipping information.
Shipping starts end of May, weather permitting.