17 Jul Lavender
If you like tall, old fashioned, wonderfully fragrant lavender, choose this variety. This household herb has plenty of uses in the kitchen, bathroom, closet, for crafts and potpourris. Look for the recipe for lavender syrup inside the package. Use this plant in rock gardens or as a short hedge. Drought tolerant.
Flower Type: Perennial
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Summer
Height: 2′ to 3′
Exposure: Full Sun
When to Sow Outside: Early spring as soon as the soil can be worked, or late fall in any climate. Seeds benefit from a cold period of winter.
When to Sow Inside: 8 to 10 weeks before last frost. Transplant seedlings after last frost.
Seed Depth: 1/8 ”
Seed Spacing: 1″
Days to Emerge: 21 to 35
Thinning: When 1″ tall thin to 10 inches apart