Prized for its legendary fragrance , lavender is a wonderfully hardy
herb plant with so many uses. Evergreen in milder climates, the lovely
silvery foliage and gorgeous spikes of lavender blue flowers are perfect
for herb gardens and containers. Lavenders are noted for their uses in
potpourris and sachets, the essential oils are used in everything from
perfume to candles and lavender extracts can be used medicinally.
Lavender is a also a fine culinary herb. Lavender herbs are easy to
grow in full sun, good drainage and avoid over watering.