: a genus of Eurasian herbs or shrubs (family Labiatae) having small spicate flowers with a tubular 5-toothed calyx see lavender

Word History


New Latin, from Medieval Latin lavandula, lavendula marjoram, lavender

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“Lavandula.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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