Phenomenal French Lavender

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Coveted Purple-Blue & Soothing Scent - Phenomenal® Lavender!

  • Soothing Purple-Blue Flowers
  • Long Spires of Slim Blooms
  • Adds Motion and Texture
  • Soothing, Relaxing Fragrance!
  • Cut Flowers for Fresh or Dried Arrangements
  • Pollinator Heaven
  • Compact, Neat Mounding Form
  • Hardy Full Sun Perennial
  • Summer Flowers Til Frost
  • Soft-Green to Silvery Foliage
  • Fine, Dainty Appearance
  • Larger Size for More Impact
  • Very Useful in Soaps and Home Crafts
  • Many Culinary Uses!

The iconic look and scent of Lavender should instill relaxing vibes just thinking about it! Lavender has that color, fragrance, and appearance that brings a sense of calm to the mind while it soothes the body. Phenomenal® Lavender (Lavandula x intermedia 'Niko') has fragrant flowers that will do just that and more!

Phenomenal® Lavender is a larger selection that was chosen for resistance to common root and foliar diseases. A superb grower, it is wondrously fragrant and has saturated color. It is by far one of the most attractive Lavender plants you will find. Almost having true blue flowers!

Forming a finely textured, graceful mound of silvery green foliage, and adds an amazing backdrop for the blooms to follow in summer. Plus it carries its own pleasing herbal scent!

This romantic and robust edible, herbal plant outperforms and earns its name. If you find yourself in search of the perfect lavender, the Phenomenal® French Lavender truly is ... Phenomenal!

Nothing beats relaxing in the sun with a good novel and a cold glass of tea. Well, maybe while the relaxing fragrance of the purple flower spikes of Phenomenal® French Lavender is planted nearby! This edible beauty isn't just looks and scent, it also imparts aromatic flavors! It lights up the senses and soothes anyone nearby into a sense of calm.

How to Use Phenomenal® Lavender In The Landscape:

Why does every gardener want to get their gloves on the Phenomenal® French Lavender? It does what other lavender varieties cannot: it grows well in cold or heat without dying back or looking stringy.

The hybrid Lavandula x intermedia Phenomenal® French Lavender grows evenly in a well-formed, rounded mound. And when summer arrives, the tall stems are topped with layers of blue-violet blooms. These lovely perennial plants put on such a show, it would be at home on the runways of Paris. These brilliant flowers appear in early summer in the Southern growing zones up to 9 and a little later in the Northern cold hardiness zones down to 5.

It also is disease resistant and thrives without much attention. And this plant is deer resistant! However, pollinators will be a-buzz all over these gorgeous, slender blooms!

Large enough to create impressive hedges, Lavender is at home in English cutting gardens, and lends the perfect feel for rustic or informal cottage gardens! You'll want a few extra plants in your cutting gardens, beds, and borders for those flower arrangements and dried bouquets too!

Formal gardens will benefit from the straight lines and neat, tidy mounded growth habit! A thriller plant in patio containers, plus you can extend your growing seasons by bringing Phenomenal® Lavender indoors as potted plants.

No matter where you plant it, or how many, these Lavender add graceful structure, waving texture, and of course, that fragrance to your landscape!

Versatile for culinary use, no herb garden should go without! This fast-growing, robust plant offers aromatic, silvery foliage for drinks and recipes. It's perfect for spritzers or lemonade and of course teas!

Don't forget tasty syrups and baked goods. The sweet scent will fill your home if you bring a few sprigs inside, fresh or dried! A few tucked into your pillow will bring sweet dreams or add Phenomenal® Lavender to the bath for a relaxing soak.

#ProPlantTips For Care

Plant your Phenomenal® Lavender in full sun for best results. Otherwise, growing Lavender is easy! Water it regularly when it's first becoming established then cut back once it's taken root. After, your Phenomenal® French Lavender prefers well-drained soil with low moisture, and will suffer from root rot if planted in soggy conditions.

Displaying heat and humidity tolerance, this beauty loves the hot, humid, summer weather. Phenomenal® Lavender's deep-blue hues look sultry in the full sun! Prune in winter to improve winter survival and keep its tidy form intact. This cold hardy Lavender is very adaptable in USDA planting zones 5-9.

Medium to fast growing, this beauty is flying out of nurseries across the country. Being one of the most in-demand Lavenders of the past few years, its popularity seems permanent. 

Begin your calming garden journey today with the tranquility that only Phenomenal® French Lavender can provide! Fill your garden with this sensory delight by ordering yours while supplies last! Call the expert growers at Nature Hills Nursery and you'll know your order ships with confidence!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between Lavender and French Lavender?

All Lavender is fragrant but French Lavender features a much stronger aroma!

How tall does Phenomenal® French Lavender grow?

The Phenomenal® French Lavender can grow to a mature height of 2-3 feet tall and 2-4 feet wide in optimal conditions.

How quickly does Phenomenal® French Lavender grow?

Phenomenal® French Lavender can have a medium growth rate in most climates, sometimes fast growth as a young plant.

Is Phenomenal® French Lavender a perennial?

Phenomenal® French Lavender is a perennial in warm climates and can be used as an annual accent in colder growing zones.

What Shipping Options Do You Offer? works closely with our growers and nursery professionals to ensure we ship when it is most appropriate for your area. Our goal is to deliver the hardiest plants by avoiding extreme high and low temperatures. Check out our shipping schedule for more information and to learn our wills and won’ts when it comes to shipping plants. Find your Phenomenal® French Lavender for sale here at!

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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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

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Shipping Rates

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.

From To S&H
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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Phenomenal French Lavender Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Lavandula x intermedia 'Niko'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 2 - 3 feet
Mature Spread 2 - 4 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well Drained
Moisture Low Once Established
Growth Rate Medium
Foliage Color Grey Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Early Spring
Fragrant Yes