- USDA Hardiness Zones 5-9
- Height 1-1.5 Feet Tall
- Spread 1-1.5 Feet Wide
- Light Requirement is Full Sun
This early bloomer is sure to be your new favorite. On top of its grey-green foliage, stems spikes of purple blooms. It is a compact variety that maintains its signature fragrance. The Sweet Romance English Lavender tolerates heat and drought all while being easy to care for.
The foliage is grey-green and compact. Stems with spikes of purple blooms appear on top early summer and last all season long. This perennial is resistant to deer and rabbits while attracting bees and butterflies. The garden height and spread is twelve to eighteen inches. Plant the Sweet Romance® English Lavender as a border or edge plant. Use in mass planting, as a filler in containers, for dried or cut flowers. Plant anywhere in your landscape as a focal point.
Sweet Romance English Lavender Care
Plant the Sweet Romance English Lavender in full sun. This plant has a preference for poor soil that is well drained. Dry soils with low moisture is preferable. Water needs are average in the first growing season. Once established, it is drought tolerant and watering frequency should be reduced. Ph level preference is slightly alkaline. Prune by half after the flowering season to help encourage rebloom. Being a light feeder, only a small amount of slow release fertilizer in the spring is needed.
Sweet Romance English Lavender Spacing
The Sweet Romance English Lavender reaches a height and spread of up to eighteen inches. Spacing should be twelve to eighteen inches, center on center when planting in landscapes. Container size should be six to seven gallon.
Sweet Romance English Lavender Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-9
|Flower Color(s): Blue to Purple
|Bloom Period: Summer to Fall
|Foliage Color(s): Green
|Light Exposure: Full Sun
|Height Class: Medium
|Height: 1-1.5 Feet
|Spread: 1-1.5 Feet
|Spacing: 1-1.5 Feet
|Drought Tolerant: Yes
|Attracts: Butterflies & Bees
|Features: Drought; Heat Tolerant; Foliage Interest; Fragrant Flower
|Scientific Name: Sweet Romance® Lavandula angustifolia 'kerlavangem' USPP 23,001
|Common Name: Sweet Romance® English Lavender
|Other Name(s): True Lavender
|Brand: Proven Winners
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.