This adaptable lavender stands out because of its habit: It grows in a decidedly rounded mound and produces large spikes of dark purple-blue flowers in late spring and early summer. 'Betty's Blue' is a compact variety that shines when grown as a small hedge or in a knot garden. Name: Lavandula angustifolia 'Betty's Blue' Size: To 30 inches tall, 36 inches wide Zones: 5-8
Phenomenal Lavender is the only variety that... • resists both hot summers and tough winters • refuses to die back during the winter • stands up against most diseases that kill other varieties • repels deer • one of the most fragrant lavender varieties
I grow it for a few reasons. Number one is the sheer fun of it and the lifelong love of those beautiul blue aromatic flowers. Other reasons for growing them are home herbal uses, tisanes, cooking, and sachets. I love the fact that my honey bees love...
Tropical Lavender | Guide to Grow Lavender in Tropics / Is it possible to grow lavender in tropics? Is there any tropical lavender variety available that grows in hot and humid climate? The answer is yes! You can grow lavender in tropical and sub-tropical part of the world as a short lived perennial or an annual herb but you’ll need to care it more often, especially in summer.