University of Rhode Island

Lavandula angustifolia

Lavender

Small shrubby perennial. Narrow grayish green evergreen leaves on square stems. Flowers purple, pink, white, or lavender in spikes. Highly aromatic. Full sun and well drained soil. Tolerates heat, dry soil. Provide winter protection. 1-3' x 1-2'.

©Gary A. Monroe. USA, NV, Washoe Co., Wilbur D. May Arboretum. June 16, 2003.

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