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Lavender, French ‘Kew Red’ (Lavandula stoechas)



Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Ideal Pot Plant


Tender Perennial
Height: 18 inches
Aspect: Full sun
Soil Type: Well drained - avoid heavy and wet soils
Uses: Aromatic and decorative
Care: Prune back spent flowers stems regularly. Protect during cold spells
Usually available: All year
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 4 - see 'Description' tab below

Lavender, French ‘Kew Red’ (Lavandula stoechas)

Lavender, French ‘Kew Red’ – Lavandula stoechas

Lavender, French ‘Kew Red’ – Lavandula stoechas is a striking variety to grow with its two tone flowers. It has aromatic grey green foliage with flowers that are ruby red with pale pink bracts on top.

The flowers are especially attractive to bees and other pollinators.

A long flowering season and compact growth habit.  Grow in a sheltered, sunny position with well drained soil. Ideal for pots, containers as well as hanging baskets where you can enjoy the delightful flowers and fragrance of the foliage.

Deadhead throughout the summer to prolong flowering. We recommend you protect this variety over winter.


5 in stock

Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 4 – Winter protection is advised

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight0.5 kg

1 – 2 Foot

Life Cycle

Tender Perennial


Pinks, Mauves, Blues

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly




Planting Position

Full Sun

Herbs for Tea


Ideal for Tubs & Containers


Culinary Herbs

Desserts, Garnish



Herb Group

Lavender (French)




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