Lavandula stoechas 'Otto Quast'

Otto Quast Spanish Lavender

Evergreen Perennial

Lavender stoechas is one of the earliest lavenders to bloom. Dark purple, fragrant blooms are held atop evergreen silver gray foliage.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Sun, Afternoon Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


Size: 12 - 30 tall x 24 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attracts Bees, Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Edible, Flowers, Fragrant, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Silver / Gray, Green

Flower Color: Lavender / Lilac, Purple / Violet
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Spring, Summer

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Cutting Garden, Groundcover, Hell Strip, Kitchen Garden, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Low Water / No Water, Medicinal / Therapeutic
Wildlife: Bees, Deer Resistant, Pollinators, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Spring / Early Summer, Late Summer / Early Fall, Three Seasons of Interest
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite

Care and Maintenance

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