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Lavender 'Mitcham Grey'

Lavandula angustifolia

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Belonging to the Lavandula genus (Lavandula angustifolia 'Mitcham Grey'), Mitcham Grey is a variety of Lavender. 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. Mitcham Grey is known for its Forb habit and growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).

Spain is believed to be where Mitcham Grey originates from.

Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Mitcham Grey Lavender is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Mitcham Grey have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Mitcham Grey

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Mitcham Grey is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 5 - 9 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Planting Mitcham Grey in sandy, loamy and silty soil with a ph of between 6.0 and 7.0 is ideal for as it does best in weakly acidic soil to neutral soil.

Growing Mitcham Grey from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.23 inches (0.6 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 15°C / 59°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Mitcham Grey about 1 days after your last frost date.

Transplanting Mitcham Grey

As Mitcham Grey is hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Mitcham Grey

Lavender Mitcham Grey Etymology

Latin for “narrow leaf.”

Other Names for Lavender 'Mitcham Grey'

Mitcham Gray, Mitcham’s Grey

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