Long spikes of deep bluish-purple flowers borne on long stems above a bushy, evergreen, aromatic shrub with narrow grey-green leaves. A good, robust, free-flowering variety. Jun-Aug. H90cm S90cm.
For full sun and well-drained soil. Dislikes heavy, wet soil. Trim back in late summer. Good bee plant. Widely grown for lavender oil production, and has a wonderful scent.
Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.
We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.