Lavandula intermedia 'Grosso'
USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8
Blue-gray foliage with 3-4" purple whorled flower spikes.
This variety is larger than the traditional Lavender varieties.
Lavender is a lovely, fragrant herb that is very popular in a rock or herb garden, as a border plant or a container.
Since Roman times, Lavender has been recognized for its unmistakable perfume, healing and anticeptic qualities, its ability to deter insects, and for washing.
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips
Lavender is very particular to siting and must be in full sun with very well drained soil. The foliage should be cut back in the spring to accommodate the new growth.
Dwarf Bearded Iris
(Penstemon barbatus Rock Candy®)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes & Uses
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Season of Interest (Foliage)