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What is the strongest smelling lavender plant?
In this way, what is the toughest type of lavender?
The classic English lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is the toughest of the clan, and stays compact and tidy, with foliage to about 18 inches and flower stalks another 12 inches or more. Hidcote and Munstead are the two most common varieties.
Subsequently, question is, which lavender flower lasts the longest? A: Two of the longest blooming kinds of lavender are Lavandula angustifolia 'Irene Doyle' and the hybrid L. 'Goodwin Creek Grey. ' The best way to have lavender blooming all summer is to plant several different kinds that bloom sequentially.
Moreover, what does lavender plant smell like?
Plant those varieties of Lavender known for their strong fragrance. Others might not look as spectacular, but exude a rich perfume. The most fragrant Lavender plants are the Lavandin (Lavandula x Intermedia). Several cultivars of English Lavender (Lavandula Angustifolia) are also prized for their delightful scent.
Which is more fragrant French or English lavender?
Scent. If you're looking for the characteristic lavender smell, choose English lavender. It produces the strong scent that permeates the air, while French lavender has a much lighter scent, which while nice, is more reminiscent of rosemary.