Lavandula x intermedia 'Phenomenal'



Description

Striking bluish-purple blooms covering slightly taller stems sets this very hardy cultivar apart; impressive silvery foliage is beautifully fragrant; excellent for borders, containers, and massing in the garden; used for sachets and perfumes. Phenomenal Lavender has masses of beautiful spikes of fragrant purple flowers with blue overtones rising above the foliage from mid to late summer, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has attractive silver foliage. The fragrant needles are highly ornamental and turn coppery-bronze in fall. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Zone: 5 to 8
Height: 1.5 to 2.5 feet
Spread: 1.5 to 2.5 feet
Bloom Time: July to August
Bloom Description: Lavender blue
Sun: Full sun