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botanical name:
Lavandula angustifolia 'Lavenite Petite'
Lavandula angustifolia 'Lavenite Petite' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lavender
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 0.35m
width: 0.35m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
Very compact form with freely produced dark lavender blue, pompom-like flowerheads borne on short stems. Early flowering and if trimmed may flower again in late summer.

Well drained neutral to alkaline soil and full sun.
Prune after flowering.

other notes:
Bred in New Zealand by Virginia McNaughton of Lavanite Enterprises.
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