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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Grasping the plant at the top of the root ball, use your finger to lightly rake the roots apart. Hand watering using a watering wand with a sprinkler head attached is also a good way to control watering. The flowering plumes and foliage of ornamental grasses create a beautiful feature in the winter landscape.

New plantings should be watered daily for a couple of weeks to get them lavandua established. Pruning stimulates tender new growth that will damage easily when the first frosts arrive. They are relatively drought resistant and only require minimal watering to look their best.

Lavanudla in Malta or Gozo where you have seen this plant. Prices reasonable and rated differently according size and resolution. Uses Wonderful for providing contrast in mixed borders and containers. Good selection for edging along walks or paths.

The name of this lavender has been a source of confusion for many years.


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This is an archive page preserved for informational use. This is especially important if the roots are dense and have filled up the container. GPS co-ordinates are also welcomed! Please bear in mind how much hard work such a large and up-to-date website about the flora of Malta requires. Excellent cut flowers for fresh or dried arrangements.

It looks like a perennial but is technically a sub-shrub because it will develop woody stems over time where it is winter hardy.

Buy images found in this large collection of Maltese flora. Plants without protection will not survive winter if temperatures dip below 20 degrees F.

Do not prune plants after September 1st. Moist foliage encourages disease and mold that can weaken or damage plants. Avoid applying fertilizer late in the multifkda season. After that, depending on the weather and soil type, watering may be adjusted to every two or three days. Low Water Needs Winter Hardiness: Perennials can be planted anytime from spring through fall. Full Sun Summer Dry: This stimulates new growth that can be easily damaged by early frosts.

Please report only Maltese locations for plants that indicated as rare or very rare refer to the Nomenclature section. Availability depends on season. This stimulates healthy new growth, encourages future blooming, and provides new plants to expand the garden or share with gardening friends.


Fernleaf Lavender (Lavandula multifida ‘Spanish Eyes’) in the Lavenders Database –

This species differs from most other species of lavender by having much better tolerance for summer heat and humidity and by preferring moister soils with some organic enrichment. Cultivated for agricultural or horticultural purposes but can be found in the wild as an escapee. Soil Light, well-drained soil. Try to be as concise as possible.

Plant Search Advanced Search Search. Some plants prefer staying on the dry side, others, like to be consistently moist. To buy images please take not of the image code specific for every image found beneath each individual photo since this is required when filling the online ordering form.

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Lavandula ‘Multifida’ at San Marcos Growers

Check lavanduls plant label for suggested spacing and the mature height of the plant. Basionym or principal synonyms: Vigorous, sprawling plant with finely divided, silvery green foliage. Back to Previous Page.

Fruit Gardening Vegetable Gardening. Susceptible to leaf spot and root rot.