Gardenwise on Lovely Lavender
Caring for Lavender
Avoid the urge to cut back your lavender plants this winter in spite of their visual decline with the cold — wait for new growth to emerge in Spring before trimming and tidying up your lavender. It does not react well to hard pruning and may even rot if given a thick layer of organic mulch in winter. So be patient through this season, and the payoff will be beautiful and healthy Spring lavender!