Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Lamiaceae – French Lavender: Lavandula dentataFrench Lavender
San Francisco bot. garden Jun 2011. 

Lavandula dentata
SFO Botanical garden


Lavandula dentata from Fremont, California-GSDEC2016/09 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)

Lavandula dentata L.
Syn: L. santolinaefolia Spach
Aromatic woody shrub, up to 1 m tall with green to grey-green indumentum. Leaves linear lanceolate with shallow regular rounded lobes;  Flowers violet blue to mauve, hidden somewhat by enlarged bracts on an elongated  spike 3-6 cm long spike, upper bracts sterile. 
Photographed from a Nursery in Fremont, California



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