Lavatera Plant Catalogue – Shrubs

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LavateraRequires full sun and well drained soil. Should be hard pruned in March or April as it flowers on the current years growth. Some varieties may grow shoots with different coloured flowers, these should be removed as soon as they are noticed as they can take over. S

 

Lavatera x cle.BarnsleyL. x clementii ‘Barnsley’ Pale pink flowers with a red eye June to September.  Grey green leaves, deciduous. Height 2.5 metres.  Spread 2 to 2.5 metres. 
L. x clementii ‘Barnsley Baby Pale pink flowers with a red eye June to September.  Grey green leaves, deciduous. Height 1metres.  Spread 1 to 2.5 metres.
L. x cle. ‘Blushing Bride’ Clear white with a pink eye flowers, June to September.  Grey green leaves, deciduous. Height 1.8 metres.  Spread 1.5 to 1.8 metres.
L. x cle. ‘Bredon Springs’ AGM  Deep pink, slightly cupped, flowers from June to September.  Grey green leaves, deciduous. Height 2 to 2.5 metres.  Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.
Lavatera Burgundy WineL. x cle. ‘Burgundy Wine’ AGM Deep purplish pink flowers from June to September.  Grey green leaves, deciduous. Height 2.5 metres.  Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.
L. x cle. ‘Rosea’ AGM  Deep pink flowers from June to September. Has lobed, sage-green leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.
L. maritima AGM (Sometimes referred to as L.m.’Bicolor’) Lilac flowers with a purple centre and veins, May to September. Grey green lobed leaves, deciduous. Height 1.5 to 1.8 metres. Spread 1 to 1.8 metres. Best against a sheltered wall in a very well drained soil.
L. olbia ‘Eyecatcher’ Lilac Flowers veined purple red with a purple red eye, June to September. Has lobed, sage-green leaves, deciduous.  Height and Spread 2  to 2.5 metres.
L. olbia ‘Lilac Lady’ Silky lilac flowers from June to September. Has lobed, sage-green leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread 2 to 2.5 metres.