Spanish Lavender

Lavandula stoechas ssp. pedunculata

[lavandula_stoechas]

Cultivated in America by 1735. Fragrant blue-gray foliage covered with intensely blue colored heads of flowers on slender stems in early summer. Also known as Stickadove.

Growth Type: Perennial Color(s): Purple, Blue Hardiness Zones: 7 - 10 Location at Monticello: Vegetable Garden Planting Conditions: Full Sun Map it:

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Blooming Dates 2001: May 4 – Aug 92002: Apr 15 – Jul 232003: Apr 30 – Jul 252004: May 5 – Jun 172005: May 2 – Jul 202006: Apr 28 – Jul 202007: May 8 – Jul 62008: May 2 – Aug 292009: May 11 – Aug 42010: Apr 23 – Jun 282011: May 10 – Jul 72012: May 24 – Aug 242013: Apr 24 – Aug 24