Lavender Munstead

Lavender

March 12, 2014 @ 2:15 pm

Lavender is a classic cottage garden herb that enjoys a sunny location with well-drained soil.   Enjoy it for its fragrant flowers and the show of butterflies that will come to it in summer.

Uses:   Mostly used as a create perfume and potpourri.  Some people use it to flavor foods.

Varieties:

  • Ellagance Sky (English Lavender – Perennial Hardy to Zone 5)
  • Munstead (English Lavender – Perennial)
  • Anouk (Spanish Lavender — Annual, larger flowers)
Lavender Munstead
Munstead
Photo Courtesy EPlant Source
Lavender Anouk
Anouk
Photo Courtesy Ball Horticultural Company

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