Silver Mist English Lavender

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Color and Fragrance Silver Mist English Lavender

  • Gorgeous Purple-Lavender Flowers
  • Intensely Fragrant Flowers
  • Glaucous Silvery Foliage Appears Almost White from a Distance
  • Great Nectar Source for Honeybees and Butterflies
  • Long Blooming Variety
  • Widely Used in Potpourris
  • Cold Hardy
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Waterwise Perennial
  • High Performance
  • Easy Care
  • Grows Best in Poor Soils

If you have a taste for the dramatic, rest assured. You are not alone!

Today's growers know that people crave plants with bold color, intense fragrance, very long bloom times and a fresh take on ancient favorites.

That's one of the reasons why we're so excited to offer Silver Mist English Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia 'Silver Mist'). The foliage is incredibly silvery-gray, so much that it almost reads as white from across the yard.

You'll be thrilled with the way the perfectly contrasting lavender purple flower spires perfume the entire area. You'll get your fill of Lavender in a big way with Silver Mist English Lavender.

Lavender has been grown for centuries, but the great form and color of Silver Mist boosts the impact. It develops early on to form a bushy, well-branched, uniform clump in your sunny garden.

The blooms start in midsummer and continue in flushes through early fall. Deer and rabbits don't prefer the taste. However, honeybees and butterflies certainly appreciate the nectar.

This variety grows into an attractive, tidy mound. Use multiple plants to decorate the edges of your garden borders, or let them develop into a mass planting to cover ground in a very special way.

Lavender is a drought tolerant plant with fragrant flowers and foliage. They'll take full sun and high heat like champs.

It can be used in both formal and informal garden styles. Use them in a special outdoor container on your patio, deck or balcony.

Don't miss this special variety. It seems to get better, with more and more flowers every year!

Order Silver Mist English Lavender from our expert growers today. You'll be so glad you did!

How to Use Silver Mist English Lavender in the Landscape

Make room in your landscape for the most fragrant plant to use as cut flowers and dried in potpourri. The dried flowers are widely used to create special gifts for loved ones.

Silver Mist is excellent for sunny borders and Herb Gardens. They work as a beautiful summer-blooming partner to Roses, Hydrangeas, and prairie-style flowering plants like Coneflower and Coreopsis.

If you have an Edible Landscape, you can even use it as a low hedge around your vegetable garden. Plenty of bees, butterflies, and other pollinators will show up for the summer spectacular.

Add to large containers on either side of your front door. Or line your front walk with these magnificent plants for a memorable welcome that your guests will love.

This robust plant offers an excellent full form. Harvest the fragrant foliage and flowers to create special soaps, lotions, hair masks and sachets.

Its perfect for lavender spritzers or lavender lemonade. Float a few blossoms with a lemon slice in purified water. Add to infuse honey with an aromatic zest to rejuvenate your plant, and refresh your spirit.

We can't think of a better mass planting in a dry, sunny spot than Silver Mist. Grow them in full, wide rows. Plant 12 inches apart on center, measuring from the center of one to the center of the next.

Mulch between the plants with a layer of finely shredded wood chips, or use landscape gravel. Keep new mass plantings weeded.

#ProPlantTips for Care

Lavender is a staple item of every sunny Herb Garden. They need at least 6 hours of sunlight a day. Ensure they have plenty of good air circulation.

But don't give it a prime spot in rich soil! Durable Lavender needs sharply-drained, rocky or even poor soil to do it's best.

You also won't want to plant this variety too deeply if you have clay soil. Plant them high with a bit of the roots showing above the soil, or use a container or raised bed to improve your drainage.

Prune after flowering is done, if needed for shaping. In early spring, you can prune back the evergreen foliage.

Rejuvenate a few of the oldest, woodiest stems back to the base and remove. You'll see a fresh spray of new foliage growing from the base.

Silver Mist is a modern, disease resistant Lavender when grown in full sun and well-drained soil. Water it regularly during the first season. Once it's established in your soil, you won't need to apply supplemental water.

Get your hands on these fragrant flowers and beautiful foliage. Order your Silver Mist English Lavender today!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Silver Mist English Lavender Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Lavandula angustifolia 'Silver Mist'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 16 - 20 inches
Mature Spread 12 - 18 inches
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well-Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Perennial
Foliage Perennial
Foliage Color Silver, White
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering