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Can I plant lavender in September UK?
Last Updated: 13th June, 2020
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Similarly one may ask, can you grow lavender in the UK?
ENGLISH LAVENDER Both are hardy down to -12°C, even a few degrees lower if not in an exposed position, so will grow in all parts of the UK. The foliage is from silver grey to dark green and the flowers are generally shades of lavender colour although there are white and pink flowered varieties.
is it too late to plant lavender seeds? You can plant a new lavender shrub at any time after the last spring frost until fall, although lavender planted in late summer or fall requires at least two months to establish before the first frost.
Subsequently, question is, what is the best time of year to plant lavender?
The best planting time for lavender is fall. October's cooler temperatures, low to moderate rainfall and less intense sun work well for planting lavender. By establishing itself in fall and winter, lavender is ready to bloom in spring.
Where is it best to plant lavender?
When & Where to Plant Lavender Light: Lavender needs full sun and well-drained soil to grow best. In hot summer climates, afternoon shade may help them thrive. Soil: Lavender grows best in low to moderately-fertile soils, so don't amend the soil with organic matter before planting.