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Hebe 'Species Q'

Kingdom: Plantae
(Unranked): Angiosperms
(Unranked): Eudicots
(Unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Plantaginaceae
Genus: Hebe
Species: H. 'Species Q'
Binomial name: Hebe 'Species Q'.

Hebe 'Species Q' is a small, compact bush with small, thick dark-green leaves. It grows to a height of 1m. It develops lavender coloured flowers mid-summer. It was named  'Species Q' (Question "What is it" ) as the original collected sample could not be identified. 

Photographed at Southern Woods Plant Nursery, Templeton, Christchurch