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botanical name:
Lavandula 'Richard Gray'
Lavandula 'Richard Gray' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lavender
synonyms:  Lavandula lanata x angustifolia 'Richard Gray'
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Compact shrub with somewhat woolly, silvery-grey foliage and violet, very fragrant flowers on long stems above the foliage, .

cultivation:
Well drained neutral to alkaline soil and full sun. Rather tender, best in a sheltered position.

propagation:
From cuttings.

usage:
Interesting foliage.

other notes:
Hybrid between Lavandula angustifolia ssp. angustifolia and Lavandula lanata.

RHS AGM

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