The Modern Lavender

with striking silver foliage

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Lavandula 'Ghostly Princess'

full sun
part shade
height 70cm
spread 70cm

Bred in Australia, this cold hardy lavender is selected for its lengthy flowering season and stunning year round silver foliage, adding a modern style and feel to any home. Musk pink flowers blanket the plant in spring complimenting and adding another dimension to this fashionably versatile plant. The striking foliage contrast creates a point of difference to Lavender breeding currently available in the market place.

  • Striking silver foliage complimented with distinctive dark pink, flowering inflorescences and pale pink bracts
  • Neat compact habit, low maintenance
  • Main flowering flush begins from late winter continuing throughout the Spring months
  • Bred in Australia and selected for foliage and flower colour, easy care and compact habit

Water requirement is low, once established quite dry tolerant requiring only occasional deep watering during extended periods of heat. Plant in a sunny location in well draining soil. Prune back to two thirds of it’s size in late summer to maintain shape and vigour. After pruning, an application of fertiliser and and a light sprinkling of Dolomite lime over soil would be beneficial.

  • Stunning planted as hedging in entrance ways and entertaining areas for maximum impact of foliage colour
  • Hardy for water wise gardens, commercial landscapes, containers and feature plantings
  • Excellent companion to the award-winning Princess Lavender

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