Lovely lavender, used for ornamental, culinary and medicinal purposes. Known for its healing properties, lavender is a beautiful addition to any garden. It's gorgeous scent and beautiful purple flowers attracts bees and butterflies, while repelling harmful insects (and rodents).
It is a hardy perennial and loves the sun with well-drained soil.
A strong aromatic grey-hairy shrub with long stems grown for ornament and perfume. Perennial.
* Germination: 21-90 days
* Maturity: 90-150 days
* Sowing Depth: 3mm
* Ideal conditions: Full sun in spring
Starke Ayres GMO Declaration
* Starke Ayres does not research, produce or procure any form of Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) products.
* In South Africa, all our seed is regulated by the Genetically Modified Organisms Act of 1997 (GMO Act) and its subsidiary legislation. The GMO Act places extensive restrictions on the research, production, and marketing of GMOs.
* Maize, soybean, and cotton represent the only crops where genetically modified (GM) forms have been approved for commercial production in South Africa. Where there is potential for cross-contamination, for example with our sweetcorn seed (which could be impacted by nearby GM maize), we do certify our seed as non-GMO in both our internal and external accredited laboratories.