Lavendula stoechas 'Purple Ribbon'

Lavender, Spanish (Tender Perennial)

USDA Hardiness Zone 7-10

Deep purple flower heads with 'wing' petals floating atop, resembling a butterfly in flight. Sweetly fragrant with a very long bloom time and an upright, uniform habit. Gray-green foliage is narrow and sweetly scented.

Height

14-18 in

Spread

10 in

Color

Blue/Purple

Bloom Time

May-September

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Dried leaves and flowers retain their scent long after cutting. Harvest just before flowers are open completely. Best if cut when humidity is low.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Culinary
Containers
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Crafts
Dried Flowers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Gray-Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
Very Adaptable
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