Find help & information on Lavandula multifida Egyptian lavender from the RHS. Lavandula multifida is native to the northwestern region of the Mediterranean Sea, where temperatures are mild and growing conditions arid. It is technically a . Lavandula multifida. Lavandula multifida. Common Name: Fernleaf Lavender. Growth Rate: Fast. Exposure: Full sun. Water Needs.

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The flowering plumes and foliage of ornamental grasses create a beautiful feature in the winter landscape.

Lavandula ‘Multifida’ at San Marcos Growers

This plant is not currently for sale. Buy images found in this large collection of Maltese flora. Vining plants require vertical space to grow, so provide a trellis, fence, wall or other structure that allows the plant to grow freely and spread.

Kindly consider support this website by giving a small donation. This stimulates healthy new growth, encourages future blooming, and provides new plants to expand the garden or share with gardening friends.

Please answer these simple questions: After that, depending on the weather and soil type, watering may be adjusted to every two or three days. Grasping the plant at the top of the root ball, use your finger to lightly rake the roots apart.


Problems Susceptible to leaf spot and root rot. Pruning Instructions Depending on the flowering habit, snip off faded blooms individually, or wait until the blooming period is over and remove entire flower stalk down to the base of the plant.

Determine which application method is best for the situation and select a product with a nutritional balance designed to encourage blooming such as Culture Winter hardy to USDA Zones where it is typically grown in average, alkaline, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun.

To dry flowers, cut before fully open and hang upside down in a cool, airy place. Deeply-lobed, lacy, silver-green leaves to 1.

Uses Wonderful for providing contrast in mixed borders and containers. Please bear in mind how much hard work such a large and up-to-date website about the flora of Malta requires.

Rotate the container and continue to tap, loosening the soil until the plant pulls smoothly from the pot. This stimulates new growth that can be easily damaged by early frosts.

Where have you seen this plant on the Maltese Islands? Use this form to submit more information on this species or report mistakes in this webpage. Remove pavandula flowers to promote continued bloom and maintain plant appearance. Leave the entire plant for the winter and cut it back to the ground in early spring, just before new growth starts.


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Cultivated for agricultural or horticultural purposes but can be found in the wild as an escapee. Dig the hole up to two times larger than the root ball and deep enough that the plant will be at the same level in the lavanddula as the soil level in the container.

Low Water Needs Winter Hardiness: Lamiaceae Labiatae Mints Origin: Full sun to part shade. Wonderful for providing contrast in mixed borders and containers.

Allow soil to dry between thorough waterings. Foliage can be pruned freely through the season to remove damaged or discolored leaves, or to maintain plant size.

Back to Previous Page. It is best to grow this lavender in sheltered locations with a good winter mulch in Zone 8.

Fernleaf Lavender, Egyptian Lavender (Lavandula multifida) | My Garden Life

Submit further info on this species. Seeds of wild plants for sale for studies, trials, research, or personal alvandula. Excellent cut flowers for fresh or dried arrangements.

Perennials should be dug up and divided every years.