Lavandula L.

2 species naturalized Aust.; NSW, Vic, S.A., WA

*Lavandula stoechas L.

Grey tomentose shrub 30–100 cm high. Leaves linear to oblong-linear, 1–2 cm long. Flowers in dense oblong-quadrangular, terminal spike-like thyrses surmounted by several large sterile violet coloured bracts. Camden and Dural districts. Roadsides. Introd. from the Mediterranean. Fl. spring–summer. French Lavender