Lavandula dentata 'Allwood'

Mt Lofty Lavender

Compact shrub about 1m by 1m with grey-green foliage; flower clusters 3-5 cm long, pale purple; late winter to late autumn.

Plant donated to Adelaide Botanic Garden in the 1950s by an avid Adelaide gardener. She obtained the seed from England and selected the form for its soft foliage and compact habit.

Introduced Clive Larkman, Larkman Nurseries, Lilydale, Victoria, c. 1997.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Lamiales
family       Lamiaceae
genus        Lavandula L.
species         Lavandula dentata L.