Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Hidcote English Lavender

Evergreen Perennial

Hidcote is a compact variety of lavender. Lavender is a popular perennial and for good reason! It's easy to grow, drought tolerant, fragrant and beautiful. A magnet for bees and butterflies too!

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Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 24 - 30 tall x 24 - 30 wide
Shape / Form: Mounding, Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attracts Bees, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Edible, Flowers, Fragrant, Long Blooming

Foliage Color: Green

Flower Color: Lavender / Lilac, Purple / Violet
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Jul, Summer
Flower Shape: Spike /Spire

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Cutting Garden, Edging, Groundcover, Hedges and Screens, Hell Strip, Kitchen Garden, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Low Water / No Water, Medicinal / Therapeutic, Rabbit Resistant, Reflected Heat, Slug / Snail Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Deer Resistant, Pollinators, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Collections: Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

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