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Lavandula angustifolia
(lavender)

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Lavandula angustifolia (lavender)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 21 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Lavandula angustifolia
  • Preferred Common Name
  • lavender
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Essential oils
  • Honey/honey flora
  • Lipids
  • Ornamental
  • Spices and culinary herbs
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Lavandula angustifolia

Preferred Common Name

  • lavender

Other Scientific Names

  • Lavandula officinalis Chaix.

International Common Names

  • Spanish: espliego
  • French: lavande
  • Portuguese: alfazema

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Lavendel, Echter
  • Italy: lavanda vera
  • Netherlands: lavendel, echte
  • Sweden: lavendel

EPPO code

  • LAVAN (Lavandula angustifolia)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Lamiales
  •                         Family: Lamiaceae
  •                             Genus: Lavandula
  •                                 Species: Lavandula angustifolia

Uses List

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General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Honey/honey flora
  • Spices and culinary herbs

Materials

  • Essential oils
  • Lipids

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore