Understand the Different Types of Lavender - English Lavender

When you buy lavender plants, imagining the glorious purple haze of fragrant flowers and buzzing bees in summers to come; take time to consider.

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender ---- A list of types: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/plant-dictionary/herb/lavender/. ---- #garden

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

'Hidcote Giant' Lavender - Lavandula x Intermedia 'Hidcote Giant' is known for its heavy blooms on long stems in midsummer. It grows 30 inches tall and 36 inches wide.

Spring to Fall: Lavenders have it all.  Yes, there is a Lavender blooming almost all the time in our gardens. This is easier to achieve in a Zone 8 garden like ours, but even those in Zone 5 can enjoy the fragrance of Lavender throughout the growing season.

Plant lavender for luck and fragrance. By ur garden gates. LAVENDER: Choosing,Planting,Growing,Pruning,Harvesting and Using lavender plants

Add lavender to your sunny garden or container! Use our helpful gardener's guide to choose the best type for your conditions: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/perennials/gardeners-guide-to-lavender/

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

'Hidcote' English Lavender-One of the most popular lavenders around, 'Hidcote' supplies silvery foliage and dark purple-blue flowers from late spring to early summer.

Trimming Lavender - Once your lavender plant has had one year to establish itself, you will need to prune your lavender once a year. The best time for when to prune lavender is in the spring just as the new growth is starting to come in.

Pruning Lavender: How To Cut Back Lavender

[Victorian meaning: MISTRUST] Pruning lavender is important in keeping a lavender plant producing the type of fragrant foliage that most gardeners grow the plant for. If you are wondering how and when to prune lavender, this article can help.

Lavender is highly tonic, antiseptic, antifungal, antibacterial and gives a sweet flavor to milk and cheese. The whole plant is useful.

The Non-English Lavenders: From left to right: Yellow-Lavender, Spanish-Lavender and French-Lavender

English Lavender - English lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is the most widely grown type of lavender in North America because it doesn't mind humidity and winter moisture as much as other lavenders. It's also the most commonly used in cooking and baking, and has a sweet, soft fragrance.

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

English Lavender - English lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) - Doesn't mind humidity and winter moisture as much as other lavenders. The lavender most commonly used in cooking and baking. Has a sweet, soft fragrance.

Hydrangeas are one of the most beloved plants in our gardens and for good reason—they are gorgeous. Many gardeners have questions about pruning, colour changes (pink or blue), basic care, transplanting, and how to get stubborn ones to bloom. This simple guide describes the 6 basic types of hydrangeas, so you can know which ones you are growing and how to best care for them.

Tips for Growing Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas are one of the most beloved plants in our gardens and for good reason—they are gorgeous. Many gardeners have questions about pruning, colour changes (pink or blue), basic care, transplanting, and how to get stubborn ones to bloom. This simple

There are many types and varieties of Lavender and finding the best Lavender…

There are over 450 Lavender varieties and finding the best Lavender plant for your needs might be a daunting task.

'Betty's Blue' English Lavender-This adaptable lavender stands out because of its habit: It grows in a decidedly rounded mound and produces large spikes of dark purple-blue flowers in late spring and early summer. 'Betty's Blue' is a compact variety that shines when grown as a small hedge or in a knot garden

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

'Betty's Blue' English Lavender-This adaptable lavender stands out because of its habit: It grows in a decidedly rounded mound and produces large spikes of dark purple-blue flowers in late spring and early summer. 'Betty's Blue' is a compact variety that

How to Grow Lavender Indoors by hgtv #Houseplants #Fragrant

Growing Lavender Indoors

Growing Lavender Indoors With the right light and care, it is possible to grow lavender indoors. Try your hand at growing lavender indoors.

"Purple Bouquet" is a top choice if you want to grow lavender for cutting fresh or drying: http://www.bhg.com/gardening/flowers/perennials/gardeners-guide-to-lavender/?socsrc=bhgpin021215purplebouquet&page=7

A Gardener's Guide to Lavender

'Purple Bouquet' English Lavender - With long stems, silvery-green foliage, and flower heads packed with rich purple blooms in early summer, 'Purple Bouquet' is a top choice if you want to grow lavender for cutting fresh or drying.

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