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Lavandula stoechas ‘Bandera Purple’
Lavandula stoechas ‘Bandera Purple’
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Lavandula stoechas ‘Bandera Purple’

Spanish Lavender

USDA Zone: 7-9

Plant number: 1.315.540

Also called French or Butterfly Lavender. This selection is a breakthrough, the first commercially grown Spanish Lavender from seed, and offers masses of dark purple flowers with purple flags on a cute compact mound of fragrant, silver-green foliage. Excellent in mixed containers, as well as a hot, sunny border. May be wintered indoors in cold regions. Drought tolerant once established. Flowers are attractive to butterflies.

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Lavandula stoechas ‘Bandera Purple’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
   20-25 cm
   8-10 inches
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate