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Wasowski, Sally and Andy
Hyptis emoryi Torr.
USDA Symbol: HYEM
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Desert Lavender is a member of the mint family (family Lamiaceae) which includes aromatic herbs or shrubs, rarely trees or vines, usually with stems square in cross-section, 4-sided, and flowers in long clusters, heads, or interrupted whorls on the stem.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue , Violet
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Sep
Bloom Notes: lavendar
AZ , CA , NV USDA Native Status: L48(N)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
- Santa Barbara, CATexas Discovery Gardens
- Dallas, TX
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Record Modified: 2009-02-20
Research By: TWC Staff