| Vicenza Blue Lavender |
| Lavandula angustifolia 'Vicenza Blue'|
| Uses: Culinary/Medicinal/Aromatic
|| Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 5-9) |
| When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall
|| Ease of Germination: Moderate |
Vincenza Blue challenges the conventional wisdom that seed-grown lavenders are inferior to varieties grown from cuttings. The flowers are big, often exceeding 15mm in diameter. Its flowering habit is more uniform and growth is more vigorous than other seed-grown lavenders. The highly scented flowers are a beautiful deep purple. Flowers the first season from seed if started early enough in spring. Performs well in both pots and in gardens. Ht. 40cm/16".