Sweet Romance™ lavender
|USDA Hardiness Zone
|5 - 8
|Canadian Hardiness Zone
|4 - 8a
|RHS Hardiness Zone
|H7 - H4
|-29 - (-7)
|-20 - 20
|30 - 45 cm
|A mounded plant with silver foliage and dark purple-blue flowers.
|Excellent as a container plant or as part of a sunny border.
|Grow in full sun in a dry to medium soil that is well-drained. To shape, it is best to prune in spring after new leaves appear.
|Susceptible to root rot and leaf spot. Xylella a bacterial disease is a serious threat to many horticultures crops due to its virulence and wide range of species it can infect. It can infect more than 560 species with wide ranging symptoms including leaf scorch, yellowing and scorching, wilt, branch and twig dieback and plant death. These symptoms can be identical to other symptoms such as drought and weather stress. Infected plants show symptoms within a few years after planting.
|Leaves are small, narrow, and silver in colour.
|Flowers appear in spikes, are a dark purple-blue, and are very aromatic.
|Propagate through new growth or semi-ripe cuttings.