Shrub Cover

Lavender Cotton

  • Santolina chamaecyparissus
  • Lifeform: Shrub, Cover
  • Fire Resistance: Very Good
  • Native: No
Lavender Cotton
Lavender Cotton

Lavender Cotton

Fragrant, dense mound with attractive grayish-silver foliage. Displays small, bright yellow flowers in summer. Attractive groundcover or edging for walks or borders. Good foreground for herb garden. Drought tolerant when established. Evergreen.

Care & Maintenance:

Provide well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a neat appearance, shear annually after flowering.Pruning time: late winter or early spring.

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Lavender Cotton Santolina chamaecyparissus

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