|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Soil pH Preferences:||Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
|Minimum cold hardiness:||Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
|Maximum recommended zone:||Zone 9b
|Plant Height:||1.5-2 feet|
|Plant Spread:||2-4 feet|
|Leaves:||Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
|Flower Time:||Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season.
|Uses:||Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Suitable as Annual
|Toxicity:||Other: can cause allergic reactions
|Propagation: Seeds:||Can handle transplanting
Other info: Plant lavender seeds beginning in summer and through the fall months. Slow to germinate, lavender seeds require patience. It will take about eight weeks for the seeds to develop enough to transplant to their final location.
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem
Other: Cut tender shoots that are around 2-4 in long with around 3-5 nodes. Avoid woody stems. Cut just below the last node.
|Pollinators:||Moths and Butterflies
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
|AndreA33||On April 10, 2015||Obtained plant|
|tieglors||On April 18, 2020||Transplanted|
|gladyscallagy||On January 12, 2021||Seeds sown
Seeds in fridge on a wet paper towel in zip lock bag for about a month.
|dnrevel||On January 20, 2023||Seeds sown
In WS jug for 2023 season. For use in new front yard herb garden. Note need to trim for shape. See online for suggestions.
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