Visit the Victoria’s iconic Lambley Nursery this spring to explore Australia’s leading dry-climate plant nursery. Set around an old farmhouse in the hot dry windswept plains of the central Victorian Goldfields.
Lavender tough as nails (as long as it's not too wet). Enjoy the blue, lavender, purple, or white flowers in summer. Name: Lavandula angustifolia Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: 3 feet tall Zones:
Moss Verbena - favorite groundcover - grows between 6 inches tall, has a spreading capability of up to 5 feet- easy to grow, is drought & heat tolerant, attracts butterflies and comes in blue, purple and white flowers.
Shades of purple! Trachelium caeruleum, the violet-blue cloud spilling over the rocks in the foreground of this photo, is a prime example. It is backed by a complementary drift of Mexican bush sage (Salvia leucantha). To the left is a lavender-gray pillow