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The funny and nice thing of lavender is that it appears on various places over all the world. We each have our favorite or well know location where we can enjoy it. I also read it in this fine article. For me, coming from Amsterdam, lavender is the South of France. Looking from my perspective as a modern painter, the color of lavender is really fabulous. I had to create one painting of a lavender field. But not a really traditional one, it must reflect the extreem happy colors and atmosphere. The location of the field is Tasmania. But that's not all. In the field of lavender you can see a small circle of admirers. Nosy birds.


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Mary Elizabeth
I live in the Rockies in Montana and have grown English lavender with good success in my raised planter. We have heavy winter snows, 160 inches last season, and it can get down to -20 to -30 degrees for several days. Long winters, but I think that the early snows act as insulation. They have been productive for several years now. I cut them back in the fall.
   
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sagb34

The bees love lavender. Also foam producing spittle bugs.

   

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