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LUPINE Lupinus hybrids 36/24 in. 90/60 cm various
sun or part shade 3 June to Aug.
Many varieties of tall spikes of flowers; good for cutting
perennials
Name Comments
LAVENDER
Botanical Name Sun or Shade
Lavandula angustifolia ‘Munstead’
Height/Spread Zone
16/24 in. 40/60 cm 4
16/12 in. 40/30 cm
Flower Colour Blooms
pink, purple June to Aug.
yellow
May to June
pink
May to July
purple, white July to Sept.
orange June to July
sun
Flower spikes and foliage are fragrant; good cut flower
LEOPARD’S BANE Doronicum cordatum sun or shade
2 Daisy-like flowers and heart shaped leaves; good cut flower, moist
LEWISIA Lewisia cotyledon 6-8/6 in. 15-20/15 cm sun or shade 4
Succulent evergreen foliage; alpine plant requiring good drainage
LIATRUS-BLAZING STAR Liatrus spicata 18-36/18 in. 45-90/45 cm sun 2
Tall, long lasting flower spikes, grassy leaves; good cut flower
LIGULARIA Ligularia dentata ‘Desdemona’ 3/4 ft./90/120 cm .2/- 2/3 ft.60/90 cm part shade 4
Large round, purple foliage with tall daisy-like flowers flower spikes, moist
LIGULARIA Ligularia stenocephala ‘The Rocket’ 4/6 ft 120-180 cm 2/3 ft 60-90 cm yellow
part shade 4 Large, maple-shaped green leaves with purple-black stems, moist
LILY Lilium x hybrida 2-5/1 ft. 60-150/30 cm part shade 2
Many varieties of bell/star-shaped flowers, some fragrant; good cut flowers
LOBELIA Lobelia x hybrida 36/12 in. 90/30 cm sun to shade 4
Sturdy spikes of red or green foliage with tender roots needing winter protection, moist
LOOSESTRIFE-GOOSENECK Lysimachia clethroides 36/36 in. 90/90 cm sun or shade 2
Named for bent flower spikes; also known for colourful fall foliage, moist
LOOSESTRIFE-YELLOW Lysimachia punctata 36/24 in. 90/60 cm sun to shade 2
Bushy mounds with star shaped flowers formed in leafy spikes
LUNGWORT Pulmonaria hybrids 10 /12 in. 25 /30 cm part shade 3
June to Aug.
various June to July
red, blue Aug. to Sept.
white
July to Aug.
yellow
June to Aug.
various
April to May Low, silver spotted foliage with clusters of bi-coloured flowers; grown mostly for foliage, many varieties


































































































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