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Lavandula 3 allardii

Classification

Order: Lamiales
   Family: Lamiaceae
            Genus: Lavandula
                        Specie: Lavandula 3 allardii

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Gray leaves; long spikes of aromatic dark purple flowers from summer

Uses: Hedge Tubs Dry gardens Courtyards Shrub borders Cottage gardens Seaside gardens

Zones: 8-11

Description: The origin of this attractive plant is uncertain, but it is thought to be a cross between Lavandula dentata and L. latifolia, as characteristics of both species are found in its appearance. It is a vigorous grower, easily reaching 3 ft (1 m)

Growth Habit: Spreading bushy habit

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