The wonderful and mysterious ways of Nature that leave us speechless!

Laura Rittenhouse's Gardening Journal

Who knew? Lavender actually walks. Probably really really slowly, but walk it does.

I imagine the previous occupant of this house put a little pot of lavender by the front path back in the 70s (which is when the house was built). I could be off by a decade but probably not by much more based on what that little pot plant did.

Here are some photos of what I discovered when I started cutting back and pruning what I thought was a normal lavender bush planted in my front garden.

It didn’t just walk, it migrated, multiplied and thrived. Ain’t nature grand!

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