Native to the Mediterranean. Evergreen perennial.
Spikes of lavender flowers appear in summer. Attracts bees.
Aromatic foliage repels mosquitoes in the garden and in the house!
Traditional culinary and medicinal herb. Rub fresh foliage onto skin or toss onto campfires or grills, or roll into smudge sticks and burn to keep mosquitoes away. Combine essential oil with Witch Hazel extract for a safe insect repellent spray. Read more about them here!
Grows to 12″ tall and likes full sun and well drained soil.