Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender)

Lavender — This aromatic herb has flowers valued for their fragrance as well as their lovely purple color. Prefers full sun and well-drained, even rocky soil. Needs light pruning (1 in.) after bloom. It grows 1-3 ft. tall and as wide; needs protective mulch in winter when grown on exposed sites. This plant is not bothered by rabbits, squirrels nor deer.

Category:  Perennial
Water Use:  Moderate
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Height x Spread:  N/A
Native:  No
Color:  Purple
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower:  Yes
Utility Tree:  No
Extra Maintenance:  Yes
Soil:  Salt-tolerant
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time:  Summer