Lavender Hidcote Dwarf Seeds

Lavender Hidcote Dwarf Seeds

Lavandula angustifolia

Item #1053

Perennial (in USDA zones 5-9). If you love lavender, you must try this variety. Very compact, attractive plants are slow growing to 12". Lots of flower spikes with very dark purple, fragrant flowers. Excellent for making sachets, wreaths, and dried flower arrangements; makes a wonderful short hedge, potted plant, or rock garden specimen. Drought tolerant.



Perennial

Full Sun

12” tall

Days to Emerge:
21-35

Seed Depth:
Surface to 1/8”

Seed Spacing:
A group of
8 seeds
every 10”

Thinning:
When 1” tall,
thin to 1
every 10”


When to sow outside: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost or as soon as soil can be worked, or late fall in any climate. Germination is aided by cold treatment period that occurs during the winter.

When to start inside: 10 to 12 weeks before average last frost. Transplant seedlings after average last frost.

Special germination instructions: Seeds sprout better after stratification — a moist/cold treatment. See inside packet for instructions.

Artist: Pat Fostvedt



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