Drainage is vital because lavender plants often die from root rot due to soggy soil.
Immerse a few dried lavender buds in a jar of sugar to give it a sweet aroma.
Patrick Ryer? While the flowers have less aroma than English lavender, the fleshly leaves are more fragrant, with an intoxicating rosemary-like scent.
0 Soil Drainage: Good Drainage Available Space To Plant: 12 inches-3 feet NC Region: Coastal Mountains Piedmont USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 5a, 5b, 6b, 6a, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9b, 9a• 0 in.
It has silvery-green foliage and large, white ears atop the flower heads.
Find the woody part of the stem and go up about 2 inches to cut; do not cut into the woody base.
The Long Blooming Lavender Collection includes 5 lavender plants that bring a graceful bouquet of aroma to sunny areas.