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: Afternoon Sun, Full Sun, Reflected Heat

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Low


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

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

Foliage Color: Green, Silver / Gray

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

Uses and Applications

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