Plant of the Week: Buena Vista
Buena vista lavender Lavandula angustifolia 'Buena vista' Zone 5-10
A compact variety of English lavender. Blooms in late spring and again in late summer/early fall. A moderate grower that can reach 24" tall and 18" wide. Strong fragrance. Drought resistant.
Promptly deadhead spent first blooms for the second bloom. Plant in full sun and water regularly. Prefers well-drained soil. Bi-colored flowers (purple and blue) separate this variety from others. Evergreen.