An appealing houseplant grown primarily for the fern-like leaves. The plants grow well indoors in containers and the leaves look great in flower arrangements. Salt tolerant and can be grown outside in milder gardens.
So these nearly-hardy annuals until early June directly into the garden or containers for a long season of summer colour. In warmer UK gardens these plants flower for 2-3 years and will self seed in the right conditions.
Cotton Lavenders are hardy evergreen perennials and one of the best plants for a sunny position in the garden or containers. Drought tolerant and easy to look after. See also Etruscan and Green Santolina.