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Lavandula dentata


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Gray-green leaves; aromatic pale purple flowers most of year

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

Zones: 9-11

Description: In warm climates this tender Stoechas Group species, to 3?5 ft (1?1.5 m), is seldom without flower. It is native to Mediterranean areas, Madeira and the Cape Verde Islands where it grows in dry rocky places. The narrow grayish green leaves are bluntly too

Growth Habit: Spreading bushy habit

Comments: Many cultivars available

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