Shrubs: Spanish Lavender in the Virtual Garden Tour at the Ohlone College Newark Center

Spanish Lavender (Lavandula stoechas)

  • Perennial evergreen shrub with fuzzy narrow leaves and bright purple flowers
  • Native to the Mediterranean region (France, Spain, Italy, etc.)
  • Drought-resistant and tolerant of heat and alkaline soils
—Photo by Lenna Withrow.