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Lavender Duo

Lavandula angustifolia

Hardy Shrub

Add fragrance and beauty to your garden with this fabulous collection of English Lavenders. The fragrant flowers are highly attractive to bees, and excellent for cutting and drying. Perfect for fragrant patio containers or try growing Lavender as a low hedge or path edging where the perfume can be appreciated as you brush past the aromatic evergreen foliage. Heights and spreads: Up to 60cm (24").


  • Collection comprises:
  • Lavender angustifolia 'Hidcote' - With its compact habit and dark purple flower spikes, this is one of the nation's best known varieties.
  • Lavender 'Munstead' - This neat, compact variety of English lavender bears masses of dark purple-blue flower spikes.

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

Ideal For:
hedges, cottage gardens, scented gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August, September
Position:
full sun
    • 24 lavender plug plants - 12 of each variety

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    • 72 lavender plug plants - 36 of each variety

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Pot up plants using free-draining compost, and grow them on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outside. Once they are well grown, acclimatise English lavender plants to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days before planting out on free draining soil in full sun. Lavenders dislike wet ground, particularly during winter. Improve heavy soil conditions by adding coarse grit or sharp sand prior to planting. When growing English lavender in large patio containers, use a well drained soil based compost such as John Innes No. 3. After planting, prune lavender plants to encourage bushy growth.
Water regularly throughout summer until lavender plants are fully established. Once established, they are reasonably drought tolerant. Immediately after flowering, prune English lavender back to within 2cm (1") of the previous year's growth to maintain a compact, well shaped plant. Culinary idea: Make delicious lavender sugar or lavender and mint jelly from the freshly picked flowers.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


Please see our Delivery / P&P page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

Reviews
  1. Beautiful little plants

    By Lisa Smith 15-06-2016

    Just to balance the reviews, my plug plants arrived in perfect condition and I was absolutely delighted with them. Every one has grown nicely since potting on and I've planted about half into the garden so far, where they are doing well. Perhaps I was luckier with the speed of delivery this time.

    Anne
    16-06-2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how pleased you are with your plants. It's lovely to hear such kind comments. I hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future.

  2. All dried out :(

    By James Rafferty 03-06-2016

    Unfortunately, my 72 plug plants arrived after almost 4 days in the post, in pretty hot weather, and are very dried out. They look to be beyond redemption. I have never had any problem with plants from T&M in the past, but I am sure that these mini plugs are not really suitable for any postal service that takes more than 24 hours, as there is virtually no soil to retain moisture. I am doubtful that I will be able to rescue more than half a dozen from the entire delivery.

    Jo
    05-06-2016

    Thank you for your review. I'm sorry that you aren't happy with your purchase. Could you please contact our Customer Care Department at ccare@thompson-morgan.com so that one of our agents can look into this further for you.

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