To buy, sell or swap plants with other growers near you and use our full service please log in or sign up free.

Limonium Genus

Sea lavender

Sell/swap a plant
in this genus

List here any Limonium plant not found in the Plant Finder

Limonium | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020Limonium | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020Limonium | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020Limonium | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020

General Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Light, Medium, Sandy
  • WaterSemi-moist

Description

Limonium genus (Sea lavender). These are summer and autumn-flowering perennials, they are sometimes grown as annuals, and sub-shrubs, some of which are evergreen.

Characteristics

Annuals, Perennials or Biennials, Deciduous or Evergreens, Shrubs

Other common names

Marsh rosemary, Statice

Interest and use

Flower arranging, cut & dry, beds, borders. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Cultivation

They are easily grown in full sun with well-drained, sandy soil. They are tolerance to sea spray and low rainfall this makes them a good choice for seaside and low-maintenance, You can propagate by division in the spring or from seed in early spring or autumn.

Propagation

Division in spring, by seed in autumn or early spring or by root cuttings in winter.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Prone to powdery mildew.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Sorry. No results found. Please adjust your search…

    To view Limonium plants offered near you, enter your postcode or log in.

    Get started & find out why

    Posts of the WeekPosts & Events

    Open your garden for Thrive
    Potting

    “It’s not just gardening,
    it makes us healthier and happier”

    Production v5.9.2 (d960957)