Alternative Names: Lavender 'Vera',
Description: A bushy, evergreen shrub with grey-green foliage. In summer it bears long, slender spikes of fragrant, dark blue-purple flowers. leaves in the 'Dutch' group tend to be larger than most lavenders.
Characteristics: Ultimate height of 0.9m and ultimate width of 0.6m.
Position: Full sun. East/South/West
Soil Moisture: Well-drained.
Soil Type: Chalk/Loam/Sand
Soil PH: Acid/Neutral/Alkaline.
Care Guide: Prune after flowering by removing the flowering stems just into current season's foliage (do not cut back into the brown hardwood).
Uses: Banks and Slopes/City/Coastal/Cottage/Informal/Drought Tolerant/Beds and borders/Containers/Wildlife