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General Lavender Information


Dried Flower Lavender

Lavender

Lavandula adentata
Dried Lavender has spikes of small, scented lavender blue dried flowers.
Perennial Herb
Common Names  
Height 12 - 20 inches.
Cultivar  
Propagation

By seed at 70°F.

Cultivation Full sun in alkaline to neutral soil.
Disease  
Harvest Cut Lavender just before flowers are in full bloom.
Drying Hang Lavender upside down in dry, dark, open, airy place.
Uses Dried lavender has a wonderful flower scent with the qualities to relax any recipient.
Comments Lavender is one of my very favorite dried flowers.
Notes Lavender loves an alkaline soil, we recommend side-dressing the plants with hydrated lime every three years (work the lime into the soil).
Related Blue Salvia looks like lavender but is generally bluer in color and, of course, does not possess lavender's wonderful scent.





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