Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munstead’
English lavender ‘Munstead’, Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munstead Dwarf’ , Lavandula ‘Dwarf Munstead’ , Lavandula ‘Munstead’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Munstead’ _ ‘Munstead’ is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with upright stems bearing linear, grey-green leaves and dense spikes of small, strongly fragrant, purple-blue flowres in summer.
The flowers are highly scented. Good for drying.
Purple in Summer
Grey-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Cuckoo spit , Rosemary leaf beetle
Pruning group 10 after flowering.
Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munstead’ (English lavender ‘Munstead’) will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Flavouring food and drinks, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Garden edging, Gravel, Mediterranean, Containers, Rock, Wildlife
Best in well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Tolerates acid conditions. Does not tolerate waterlogged soil. Too fertile soil will cause stems to flop.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West