Name: English Lavender Hidcote (Lavandula angustifolia)
Height: A shorter variety, growing only 18 to 20 inches tall
Color: Purple with silvery green foliage
Qualities: Highly fragrant and excellent for drying
Hidcote Lavender for cooking…and just generally smelling.
Hidcote lavender is known as one of the most fragrant lavender varieties making it a great option for culinary use and equally amazing to use in your creation of essential oils. It’s definitely a standout a variety for it’s size and it’s purple-blue buds with a soothing silvery green foliage, but it’s the strong scent that will have you reaching for this variety time and again.