Santolina or cotton lavender. The indispensable silver ball for every Mediterranean garden.
Silver, almost white, dense, proud and upright foliage. Yellow pompom flowers in June-July.
Planting distance: 60 cm.
Grow Santolina chamaecyparissus in the sun in well-drained, ordinary soil, which can be poor and dry. Plant in mass in a border or rockery.
Prune severely back to 20 cm before the end of flowering.
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 30 to 50cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Flower colour: yellow
- Flowering period: spring flowers
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