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Lavandula dentata/French Lavender

Lavandula dentata / Lavandula dentata
Leaves have toothed edge
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Leaves have toothed edge

Established clump with gray-green foliage in summer

Has small leaves on small stems

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Scientific Name: Lavandula dentata
Common Name: French Lavender
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Herb
Comments: Not too widely used as a cooking herb. Does not require a great amount of water is required once the plant is well established. The purple flowers(bracts) are small, but very numerous.