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Lavandula canariensis


Order: Lamiales
   Family: Lamiaceae
            Genus: Lavandula
                        Specie: Lavandula canariensis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 5 ft (1.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Feathery bright green leaves; spikes of violet flowers

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

Zones: 9-11

Description: The foliage of this tender Pterostoechas species from the Canary Islands is feathery and bright green. The bush grows up to 5 ft (1.5 m) and, although aromatic, it lacks the true lavender fragrance. It has a long flowering season with narrow spikes of vio

Growth Habit: Spreading bushy habit

Comments: Many cultivars available

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