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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
description:
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.

cultivation:
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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