noun 1.a small aromatic evergreen shrub of the mint family, with narrow leaves and bluish-purple flowers, used in perfumery and medicine. 2.a pale blue colour with a trace of mauve. "romantic designs in old-fashioned tones of primrose, lavender, and rose"
verb 1.perfume with lavender. "lavendered sheets"
However you describe it .. it looks beautiful and smells terrific. Here is John's take on it - available as a print on here.