When should I prune my marshmallows?

When should I prune my marshmallows?

Also Lavatera can get a bit leggy, and large and to keep it looking fresh it is best to prune regularly in the spring. Lavatera flower mid to late summer and on the current years' growth. Prune early in the spring.

Can you take cuttings from Lavatera?

Lavatera can be rooted from 10 cm long, semi-ripe cuttings taken in mid-summer. Remove any leaves from the lower third of the cutting. ... Cover the cuttings with a polythene bag to prevent drying out.

Are you supposed to cut back lavender?

Pruning: Prune right after the first flowering and again in late August after the last flush has faded. Cut off about 2/3 of the plant's height or to just above the bottom two sets of leaves on each stem. Take care not to cut into the woody part of the plant which can cause damage.

Why is my lavender dying?

1. Over Watering Lavenders (Drooping Appearance with Brown Foliage) The most likely reason your lavender is dying is because of over watering. ... If lavender receives too much water it will develop the disease root rot and show symptoms of stress such as a drooping or wilting appearance and a browning of the foliage.

Can lavender and tomatoes be planted together?

Among the vegetables and herbs generally considered to be compatible with tomatoes are oregano, carrots, onions, radishes (discouraging two-spotted spider mites), garlic (protection against spider mites), amaranth, chives, stinging nettle, lavender, thyme, and lemon balm.