Botanical Name: Limonium perezii Add
Common Name: Sea Lavender  
Plant photo of: Limonium perezii
  • Anatomy

  • Culture

  • Design

Plant Type

Shrub, Perennial


Height Range



Flower Color

Blue, Purple


Flower Season

Spring, Summer


Leaf Color

Dark Green


Bark Color



Fruit Color



Fruit Season



Full, Half



Very Low, Low


Growth Rate



Soil Type

Sandy, Clay, Loam, Rocky, Unparticular


Soil Condition

Average, Well-drained


Soil pH


Adverse Factors


Design Styles

Meadow, Mediterranean, Ranch, Seascape, Spanish


Accenting Features

Showy Flowers


Seasonal Interest

Spring, Summer


Location Uses

Foundation, Patio, Walkways


Special Uses

Container, Cut Flowers, Filler, Mass Planting, Fire Resistant, Small Spaces


Attracts Wildlife


Information by: Joni Clayton - Mockingbird
Photographer: Normans/Jacobs
  • Description

  • Notes

This mounding shrub will reach about 3' high and has large, dark green leaves with small blue and purple flowers that bloom in spring and summer.
Planting Instructions: 1. Dig a hole 2 times the width and 1 and 1/2 times the height of the container. 2. Set rootball at ground level. 3. Prepare soil mix of equal parts soil and soil amendment. 4. Backfill with amended soil. 5. Build Basin and water.