Flower Database

English Lavender

Basic information
Flower Name
English Lavender
Formal Name
Lavandula angustifolia
Alias
ラベンダー・アングスティフォリア, English lavender, Lavender angustifolia, ラバンデュラ・アングスティフォリア, Lavender, True lavender, コモン・ラベンダー
Habitat
The Mediterranean and Western Asia, India
Morph
A hardy Evergreen shrub common herbs
Comment
English Lavender , scientific name:Lavandula angustifolia , is spring-herb species in cut flowers and potted plants and flowers in the summer, same flavoring Labiatae Lavandula genus angustifolia half-Hardy small shrubs in common. Since ancient Roman times and used as bath water, we are aromatic and therapeutic. Lavandula and means "wash" is. Flower has a small lip shaped, elongated spikes to make 1 inflorescence with each 10-20. In lavender, English Lavender is a particularly good resistance to most often contains the medicinal ingredient, has become must-haves in United Kingdom-style garden, deep aromatic. You must put in place somewhat vulnerable to high temperatures and high humidity, good ventilation in Japan. Long flower stalk, so suitable for dried flower and wreath making. Cultivation of lavender, lavandin systems and the French more other English system, and has been breeding hybrids of them well. Similar to blue as Labiatae Salvia (salvia Blue), lavender is the leaves elongated grey-green has.
Common name: English Lavender , scientific name:Lavandula angustifolia , also known as: Lavender , common lavender, True Lavender, lavender angustifolia , Tasmanian Lavender ,origin: Mediterranean-West Asia height, such as India: 30-130 cm leaf: mechanism of linear leaves opposite or whorled leaf color: Green inflorescence: Spike inflorescences flowering: 5 to 8, flower color: blue-violet, flower inflorescence: 5 cm heigh , flower diameter: 1 cm , spike from sampling seeds essential oil.
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Lamiaceae
Genus
Lavandula
Species
L. angustifolia
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Labiate
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Botanic garden park
Color
Blue, Violet
Season
May Jun Jul Aug
Height
30  ~ 130  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1