Lavandula angustifolia 'Lady'
50 seeds $2.50
Lavandula angustifolia 'Lady' is a compact lavender that can be grown in small gardens or at the front of the border. It blooms in midsummer with fragrant, lavender-blue flowers. It's a first-year flowering perennial. Lavender 'Lady' can be grown as a short hedge by spacing the plants 10" apart. It's also nice in containers or in the rock garden. The flowers attract bees, butterflies and beneficial insects. Lavandula angustifolia 'Lady' was an All-America Selections winner in 1994. It is drought tolerant, and it thrives in poor, well-drained soil. Prune it back in late summer after the flowers fade. Hardy in zones 5-9.
height 16" spacing 15"
Sowing Lavender 'Lady' Seeds
Start lavender seeds indoors in late winter. Barely cover the seeds with soil, then refrigerate for 3 weeks. Full sun. Well-drained soil.