Hidcote Blue Lavender
- 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) This lavender strain bears compact plants with beautiful silver-gray foliage topped by dark-blue flowers. The fragrant flowers and foliage of this perennial make it ideal for border edging or ornamental gardens, but its flowers can also be used in cooking or baking. Very uniform strain. Plants grow 10-12" tall. Perennial in zones 5-9.
Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 15-45 Days
Plant Outdoors: 12-18” Apart
Light: Full Sun
IInstructions - Sow seeds indoors just beneath surface of soil. Success is greatly improved if seeds are placed with soil into a plastic bag and refrigerated for 4-6 weeks. Once removed from the cool, place in an area that is between 55-65°F. Plant out after danger of frost has passed in late spring. Prefers average well-drained soil..