Plant ID forum: Spanish Lavender (US) (Lavandula stoechas)

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Name: Kim
Beaver Falls, PA (Zone 6a)
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klc
Feb 23, 2015 2:44 PM CST
The leaves remind me of rosemary.....

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I hate losing plants....I know they are "just plants" but when you nurse them along and baby them and get them to grow, bloom, and be pretty and they die....it's like losing a friend..... Crying
Name: Deborah Pryor
Orangeburg, SC Zone 8a (Zone 8a)
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Deebie
Feb 23, 2015 2:59 PM CST
Your plant looks like Spanish lavender
Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)
Name: Kim
Beaver Falls, PA (Zone 6a)
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klc
Feb 23, 2015 3:02 PM CST
Thank you Debbie!! Looks like a definite possibility for my butterfly/hummer garden!!
I hate losing plants....I know they are "just plants" but when you nurse them along and baby them and get them to grow, bloom, and be pretty and they die....it's like losing a friend..... Crying
Name: Deborah Pryor
Orangeburg, SC Zone 8a (Zone 8a)
Don't Sweat the Small Stuff!
Charter ATP Member Amaryllis Region: United States of America Tropicals Seed Starter Plumerias
Plant and/or Seed Trader Peonies Lilies Irises Hummingbirder Echinacea
Deebie
Feb 23, 2015 3:11 PM CST
nodding I need to find myself another pot of those, now that I know what they need in order to grow in my zone. Drooling
Name: Patti
Australian Alps (Zone 8a)
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Sunlover
Mar 6, 2015 2:04 AM CST
Lavandula stoechas and I have it growing wild in my horse paddocks. It is a lovely plant, attracts butterflies by the dozens. It has withstood the most severe weather. And the scent.... dreamy!! I cut the stems and put them around the house :)
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Name: Vickie
Elberfeld, Indiana, USA (Zone 6b)
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blue23rose
Mar 6, 2015 12:25 PM CST
I didn't know what it was, but have fallen in love with it!!! I think it is a gorgeous plant Thumbs up
Vickie
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Name: Kim
Beaver Falls, PA (Zone 6a)
Plant Lover: Loves 'em all! Orchids Region: Pennsylvania Birds Ferns Dog Lover
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klc
Mar 6, 2015 4:10 PM CST
TY Patti!!

Sure hope it will grow for us Vickie!! Thumbs up
I hate losing plants....I know they are "just plants" but when you nurse them along and baby them and get them to grow, bloom, and be pretty and they die....it's like losing a friend..... Crying

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