Folgate is a variety of Lavender which is a member of the Lavandula family. Its botanical name is Lavandula angustifolia 'Folgate'. This variety is a Herb that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Folgate is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).
Folgate Lavender is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Folgate have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Folgate about 1 days after your last frost date.
Angustifolius is Latin for "thin"or “narrow”.1
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