Common Name: Lavender – Sweet
Latin Name: Lavandula heterophylla
Description: Attractive compact shrub with deep green foliage and dark purple flowers that form on very long spikes. Camphor-lavender perfume. Excellent for WA conditions. Perennial. 100cm.
Harvesting: Harvest flowers and foliage at any time.
Best Results: Trim after flowering is complete to maintain compact shape. Prefers alkaline soil.
Uses: Plant as a stunning hedge or use in large tubs as feature plants. Include in potpourris or hang bunches with ribbon. Not suitable for cooking.
Companion: Mild insect repelling properties.