Area of origin: Mediterranean.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 2m (6,6'), width up to 1.5m
Foliage: Semi evergreen, grey green
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Tolerant to -15°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Superb pink flowers with carmine red at the base of petals in
summer and autumn. This rapidly growing shrub creates a
beautiful effect in flowerbeds, hedges and containers. The
lovely flowers are very popular and used in numerous bouquets.
List of Lavatera:
Lavatera 'Barnsley' (Lavatera thunringiaca 'Barnsley'),
white flowers with a purple red centre
Lavatera 'Bredon Spring',
deep pink flowers with crimson undertones
Lavatera 'Burgundy Wine',
bright pink flowers
Lavatera 'Ice Cool' (Lavatera thunringiaca 'Ice Cool'),
Lavatera 'Kew Rose',
See the Lavatera catalogue