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Buena Vista English Lavender
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from Colorado Springs, CO
About Me Avid Gardener
Comments about Lavandula angustifolia Buena Vista:
This is a beautiful lavender. The description says it blooms twice per year, but it will display color all summer long on a good year.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Most favorite Lavender ever!!
from Northern California
About Me Master Gardener
Very versatile in No. Calif. Sacramento Valley. Takes high heat areas next to concrete, good in regular garden setting too. Blooms twice a year with light shearing after spring bloom; hasn't gotten woody, remains compact and neat with spring trim. Does well with regular watering. I have it in my home garden, and in front of my business, many compliments on it.Long lived (6 years so far), Super easy and my most favorite lavender ever!!!
Tips for Growing Lavender
Lavender are sun-loving plants that thrive in hot weather and grow best in arid climates. Lavender plants will be taller and wider in mild winter, hot summer climates. The same varieties when grown in cold (zone 5-6) winter climates tend to be more compact. Lavender plants require two-to-three growing seasons to reach mature size.
Lavender plants are at their best in the drier parts of the US like the Great Plains, Intermountain West and West Coast (which has a true Mediterranean climate (wet winters and dry summers). The key is to make sure you choose a variety with sufficient winter cold hardiness for your region. (‘Vera’ and ‘Pastor’s Pride’ are among the most cold hardy.) Yet with proper soil preparation, and planting site selection, Lavender can also thrive in moister, more humid climates like the Mid-West, East Coast and Mid-Atlantic states.
More in-depth guidance for growing and maintaining Lavender plants: Growing Lavender, Lavender Bliss, A History of Lavender, The Bold and the Beautiful: New and Recent Lavender Introductions and Lavender: An Old World Herb That Has It All.
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