How to Care for your Dried Hidcote Giant Lavender Bundles
Dried Hidcote Giant Lavender bundles are striking lavender plant for floral arrangements. Keep your dried Hidcote Giant Lavender in great shape with these handy tips for unpacking your dried lavender when it arrives and storing for the future.
Shedding buds: Dried lavender plants will commonly lose buds during transport! Don’t stress – this is very normal! We suggest you gather up any lost buds and other lavender material and store it in an airtight jar for future use.
Storage: If you aren’t planning on using your lavender right away you can leave it in the box until you’re ready. We ask that you carefully inspect your shipment at least once upon arrival. Store the box in a cool location out of direct sunlight until you are ready to use it.
Uses: Visit our blog for information and recipes for your dried lavender!
Hidcote Giant Lavender
Variety: French (Lavandula Intermedia)
Name: Hidcote Giant Lavender
Height: 24-30″ tall
Color: Purple elegant blooms
Qualities: Highly aromatic makes a very unique, tall cut bundle
Hidcote Giant Lavender is a beautiful plant, that’s almost too pretty to cut. The cut flowers are stunningly tall and bundles make for showstopping arrangements. Use these tall cut lavender bundles on their own in fresh or dried floral arrangements or mix them with other complimentary flowers. Hidcote Giant Lavender is a very versatile herbaceous flower.
Renowned for it’s highly aromatic scent, the Hidcote Giant Lavender is a FRENCH ‘Lavandula Intermedia’ variety of lavender. It grows with a bushy mound of gray-green foliage and narrow, long stems of violet blue flower spikes. As a result, it makes a very elegant arrangement on it’s own. It is a more heat tolerant hybrid of the popular English lavender making it an easy choice for tough growing climates. This flowering herb is an evergreen variety and is a nice addition to any landscape because it creates a visual interest during the winter months in your garden.
Hidcote Giant Lavender is a favorite of the French lavender varieties available at McKinley Lavender Farm! Due to it’s large size it makes a picture perfect choice for dried or fresh bundles. For that reason, it is also a preferred choice for weddings.