Lavender True – Item #4283


The refreshing aroma of lavender is popular in potpourri, soaps, toilet water and herbal sachets. Makes a nice hedge or border plant. Bees and butterflies love it!

SKU: 00000622 Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 18″ (46cm)

Row Space: 24″ (61cm)

Sprouts In: 10-28 days

Plant In full sun. Lavender likes well-drained limey soil. Plants that are kept on the dry side will be smaller but will develop stronger fragrance. Sow anytime in mild climates or mid-spring in cold areas. May be started Indoors six weeks early. Seeds are slow to germinate.

Cut flower stems just as the bottom flowers begin to open. Bundle stems and hang to dry in shade. Note: may not bloom until the second year.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lavendula angustifolia vera

Matures In: 85 days

Attributes: Heirloom aromatic favorite