Lavandula

Lavandula

No surprise here, a Lavender picture in a herb farm blog …… it was just a matter of time !
Lavandula stoechas ‘Otto Quast’ is a popular choice on Vancouver Island. This reliable long bloomer attracts, butterflies, bees and beneficial insects. It’s also drought tolerant once established. The flower is topped with petal like violet bracts. Click on the image for a microscopic look at lavender.

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