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Lavender

Lavandula angustifolia has the common names: common lavender, true lavender, or English lavender. It is a flowering plant in the family lamiaceae.

                                                                                                         Lavandula angustifolia

It is a strongly aromatic shrub growing to 1–2 m tall. The leaves are evergreen, 2–6 cm long and 4–6 mm broad. The flowers are pinkish-purple (lavender-colored), produced on spikes 2–8 cm long at the top of slender, leafless stems 10–30 cm long.

             

 

 

 

 

     Lavandula angustifolia