Original species of English lavender. Vera Lavender grows long wands of violet -blue flowers and when fresh or dried, are extremely fragrant. Plant is 18-24" tall with fine needle-like foliage. Very slow to germinate.
Perennial, Zone 5-9
Germination: 7-60 days
Seed Planting Depth: On the surface, press into soil, soaking seed for 12-24 hours aids in germination.
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Provide 70-75 degree soil temperatures. Transplant 12-18" apart.
Light Needs: Full sun
Soil Needs: Vera Lavender needs average, dry, sandy loam, well drained soil
Uses: Medicinal,culinary, ornamental, attracts bees and beneficals