Lavender (Grubb) Boffin was a Hobbit of the Shire.

Biography Edit

Lavender was born a Grubb and was a the sister of Laura Grubb. She married Otto Boffin and they had four children: Hugo, Uffo, Rollo, and Primrose.[1]

Etymology Edit

Lavender is the name of a purple scented flower. Her name would be keeping in the Hobbit tradition of naming women after flowers.

References Edit

  1. The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Boffin of the Yale"