spike lavender

noun
\ ˈspīk- How to pronounce spike lavender (audio) \

Definition of spike lavender

: a European mint (Lavandula latifolia) related to true lavender

First Known Use of spike lavender

1607, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for spike lavender

alteration of English dialect spick lavender

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The first known use of spike lavender was in 1607

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“Spike lavender.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spike%20lavender. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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