Lavender True – Item #167


This aromatic bushy plant with dusky, evergreen leaves is noted for its fragrant purple flower spikes. True lavender makes a delightful hedge or border for gardens and pathways. A favorite of bees and butterflies.

SKU: 00000277 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 18″ (36cm)

Row Space: 24″ (61cm)

Sprouts In: 10-28 days

Plant outdoors in full sun in well-drained, limey soil. Sow anytime in warm climates, or midspring in cold areas. Start indoors six weeks prior to planting. Seeds are slow to germinate.

Plant may not bloom until the second year. For drying, cut flower stems just as the bottom flowers begin to open, and hang to dry in the shade.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lavendula angustifolia vera

Matures In: 85 days

Type: perennial