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Common name

English: Spanish Lavender, Woolly Lavender

German: Wolliger-Lavendel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2553)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2451)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2075)

      Order: Lamiales (165)

        Family: Lamiaceae (89) (family description)

          Genus: Lavandula (5)

           Epithet: lanata Boiss. (2)

Synonym: Lavandula tomentosa (Lundmark) Pau

lanata => woolly or cottony, covered with long inter-grown curly hairs

tomentosa => densely covered with short, soft, tangled hairs

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: purple

External links

Check for Lavandula lanata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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