Bandera Purple is a Spanish Lavender and is considered a tender perennial. It flowers first year from seed and thus can be treated as an annual in more temperate climates. Compact to medium lavender plants offer up superior branching and uniformity with lovely purple flowers that cover a mounded habit. Grow Bandera Purple Lavender in containers for best retail value. In the garden or planter Bandera Purple lavender holds its dense mounded habit without splitting, flowering throughout the season. It is self-cleaning and produces a secondary flush of flowers.