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Lavandula angustifolia 'Imperial Gem'

Imperial Gem' English Lavender'

Imperial Gem' English Lavender'

Format

Exposure

  • Sun

Rusticity

5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Bloom time

  • June
  • July
  • August

  • Fragrant flowers
  • Abundant flowers
  • Silver decoratif foliage
  • Abundant flowers
  • Attracts butterflies and pollinators

Compact and floriferous, Lavender Imperial Gem offers a profusion of purple flowers in summer. Its balanced habit and proportionate stems make it essential for lavender lovers. With silver foliage and its compact habit, this lavender adds color to any garden. Perfect for fresh or dried bouquets. Its aromatic leaves and fragrant flowers attract bees and butterflies. Ideal for making a low hedge, border or pot, it thrives in full sun and requires well-drained soil. Prune the stems after flowering to maintain its shape.

Plant details

Dimensions

Spacing
46 - 61 cm
Spread
46 - 61 cm
Height
46 - 61 cm
Spacing
18 - 24 in.
Spread
18 - 24 in.
Height
18 - 24 in.

Characteristics

Habit:

  • Bushy

Flowering colours:

  • Blue purple

Plant needs

Watering:

  • Moderate to low. Avoid waterlogging

Maintenance:

  • Easy. Remove wilted flowers. Fertilize in spring. May benefit from winter protection.

Soil requirement:

  • Well drained and light

Features

Resistance:

  • White-tailed deer
  • Droughts

Attract:

  • Pollinators
  • Butterflies

Use:

  • Borders
  • Clumps
  • Rockeries
  • Herb gardens

Attribute:

  • Fragrant flowers and foliage. Cut flowers. Dried flowers

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