Delight in a heavenly scent and striking royal purple blossoms and silver-green foliage. Growing 18-24" tall, this hardy, fast-growing perennial is perfect as a border plant or low hedge. Also a top choice as a cut flower or dried in fragrant sachets. Deer tend to avoid. Lavandula angustifolia
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:14 - 18 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Early summer through fall
Winter Care:A mulch around the roots is advisable in northern areas and a light winter mulch should be used in cold or windy spots.
Flower Form:Many very tiny flowers form whorls along a terminal spike up to 8" long.
Foliage Type:Uniform Clumps
Pruning:Trim back spent flower stems & shear back to 12" - 15" annually. Spring after buds break if using for drying.