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Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink' (English lavender 'Hidcote Pink')

Beginner
skill rating
2 hours care
per year
0.6m
Max height
0.6m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink'

Other names

English lavender 'Hidcote Pink'

Genus

Lavandula Lavandula

Variety or Cultivar

'Hidcote Pink' _ 'Hidcote Pink' is a compact, upright, bushy, evergreen shrub with linear, aromatic, grey-green leaves and slender, upright stems bearing terminal spikes of fragrant, pale pink flowers in summer.


Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink' is: Evergreen

Fragrance

The flowers are highly scented. Good for drying.

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Upright

Flower

Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

Grey-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Cuckoo spit , Rosemary leaf beetle Cuckoo spit , Rosemary leaf beetle

Grey mould Grey mould

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 10, after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink' (English lavender 'Hidcote Pink') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Flavouring food and drinks, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Garden edging, Gravel, Mediterranean, Containers, Rock, Wildlife

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, preferably alkaline to neutral soil in sun. Tolerates acid soil. Best in a sheltered position. Will not tolerate waterlogged conditions. High nitrogen fertilisers & manure will cause the plant to flop. Semi-evergreen in colder areas

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink'

Other names

English lavender 'Hidcote Pink'

Genus

Lavandula Lavandula

Variety or Cultivar

'Hidcote Pink' _ 'Hidcote Pink' is a compact, upright, bushy, evergreen shrub with linear, aromatic, grey-green leaves and slender, upright stems bearing terminal spikes of fragrant, pale pink flowers in summer.

Foliage

Evergreen

Fragrance

The flowers are highly scented. Good for drying.

Habit

Bushy, Compact, Upright


Colour

Flower

Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

Grey-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Cuckoo spit , Rosemary leaf beetle

Specific diseases

Grey mould

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 10, after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote Pink' (English lavender 'Hidcote Pink') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Flavouring food and drinks, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Garden edging, Gravel, Mediterranean, Containers, Rock, Wildlife

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained, preferably alkaline to neutral soil in sun. Tolerates acid soil. Best in a sheltered position. Will not tolerate waterlogged conditions. High nitrogen fertilisers & manure will cause the plant to flop. Semi-evergreen in colder areas

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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