Grow lavender by choosing a location that provides plenty of sunlight, maintaining the right kind of soil, preparing the planting area, watering the plant, mulching the plant and p...
Lavender is a well-known herb for its nice aroma. Learn how to grow lavender in your herb garden in this free video....
In an herb or perennial bed, ensure good drainage by planting lavender on a
small mound. Lavender flowers bloom in summer; you can clip faded blooms to ...
Spanish lavender (L. stoechas) Zones 4-24. Stocky plants grow to 3 ft. tall with
gray or gray-green leaves. Bracts resemble rabbit ears; they come in shades of ...
More realistically you can expect to have plants that will do well when the weather cooperates and to experience the occasional loss of a plant or two after a severe winter or a wet, humid summer.
However, when first starting you lavender
plants, don't be afraid to giv... More »
Growing lavender presents its own challenges and awards. Learn all about
preparations, planting, spring care, harvesting lavender flowers, and fall care.
There are many lavender varieties that grow well in our area. The lavandins are
good choices or Lavandula x intermedia varieties like Grosso and Provence.
How to Grow Lavender. Easy to grow and easy to appreciate, lavender is a
welcome addition to any garden, with its beautiful flowers and wonderful aroma.
By Patti O'Neal, Colorado Master Gardener<sup>SM</sup>, Colorado State University
Cooperative Extension, Denver. Growing lavender in containers can be done, but
Growing Lavender (Lavandula). These aromatic subshrubs are popular in herb
gardens as well as in the perennial border, and the intensely perfumed ...