Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

For my garden: Munstead Lavender - hardiest of its kind at tolerating summer heat, fragrant, zones 5-10.

pin 718
heart 76
speech 1

Lavender 'Munstead'

Munstead Lavender, Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead', is the answer you've been waiting for if you're looking for a species of Lavender that can tolerate heat and humidity. This beauty abounds in blui

pin 11
heart 1
speech 1

Munstead Lavender - Set of Three

Beautiful Munstead Lavender: I had all my lavender plants die last year from the extreme cold (I live near Columbus, Ohio). I replaced several of them, but it looks like I might have to buy more this year. I hope I don't have to give up on lavender!! It's one of my very favorite garden staples. The bees love it!!!

pin 115
heart 4

Garden Ideas, Border ideas, Perennial Planting, Perennial combination, Summer Borders, Lavender Munstead, Munstead Lavender, Achillea Pink Grapfruit, Sedum Purple Emperor, Carex Flagellifera, drought tolerant border

pin 64
heart 4

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

Many gardeners call 'Munstead' their favorite lavender because the plant is quite compact, displays violet-purple flowers in mid- to late spring, and shows off attractive silvery foliage. Like 'Hidcote', it's known for its strong fragrance. Name: Lavandula angustifolia 'Munstead' Size: To 18 inches tall, 24 inches wide Zones: 5-8

pin 58
heart 8

Lavender Plant Care Guide

I'm growing my Lavender in containers again this year... it seems to protect them against whatever pest ate them last year.

pin 315
heart 28

Yellow Border .............................. 1. Hebe 'Baby Marie' 2. Fern-Leaf Yarrow 'Parker's Variety' (Achillea filipendulina) 3. English Lavender 'Munstead' (Lavandula angustifolia) 4. Yarrow 'Moonshine' (Achillea) 5. Turkish Sage (Phlomis russeliana)

pin 24
heart 1