Herb, Lavender Hidcote Blue
- Perennial plant in zones 5-9
- Plants grow to 10-12 inches
- Compact, dark blue flowers
- Good for cutting, drying, and essential oils
(L. angustifolia) Beautiful compact silver-grey foliage with dark blue flowers. Fragrant plant often used as an ornamental border. Very uniform strain. Plants grow 10-12" tall. Perennial in zones 5-9.
Learn to Grow it
You can sow seeds indoors or directly into the soil in mild areas starting around mid-spring.
Space your plants or seeds 6-8 inches apart in well fertilized soil. Plant your seeds 1/4-3/4 in. deep.
This is a "cut-and-come-again" plant so you can harvest leaves as they mature. Keep the leaves well watered and cool.
Mulching the soil around this crop can help protect the plant and keep roots cool and moist. In frost-free zones, this crop can be grow throughout the fall and winter.