Lavender Cotton (Santolina chamaecyparissus)

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Lavender Cotton is great for English cottage, country, ranch, Southwestern, Mediterranean style gardens. Drought tolerant and fire resistant. Foliage is a beautiful light gray color with finely textured leaves. If not planted in well-drained soils, plant will get root rot. However, Santolia prefers dry sandy soil and will not thive as well in rich composted soil. Plant is typically short-lived and is often used as an annual. Can be considered delicate.

Foliage:

Evergreen

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun (6+ hours of direct sunlight)

Mature Height:

1-2'

Mature Width:

1-2'

Water needs:

Low

Bloom Season:

Summer