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Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 30-36 inches
Plant Spread: 24-36 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Fragrant
Other: Silver-gray foliage
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: Blue violet
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Culinary Herb
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant
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
Division
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
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Lavender
  • Lavandin

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Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On February 9, 2017 Seeds sown
indoors
aspenhill On May 4, 2020 Obtained plant
Black Creek Greenhouse - qty 1
tabbycat On April 1, 2022 Miscellaneous Event
Started putting out new leaves that are bluish green. Almost double size when bought. Watching for budding to start.
tabbycat On February 25, 2022 Maintenance performed
Survived winter well by bringing in & out of garage
tabbycat On October 21, 2021 Obtained plant
Nice 8"x 8" plant. I took a picture.
gochna On April 13, 2022 Obtained plant
replacement for one of the many lavenders that struggle all through winter 2021/2022
planted in the middle of the lowest row of lavenders along the hidcotes
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