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Lavandula stoechas ssp. pedunculata
common name: French Lavender, Spanish Lavender, Butterfly Lavender
synonyms: Lavandula stoechas 'Papillon'
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Compact evergreen with aromatic grey-green leaves, long stalks carry the plumed, dark purple flowers well above the foliage.
Well drained soil in full sun.
Can be used as a culinary herb.
Native to Portugal and Spain