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Scientific name: Verbena bonariensis        ver-be-na   bo-nar-e-en-sis

Common name: Verbena; Brazilian Verbena

Design Characteristics

Height  4-6 ft
Spread  12-24"
Form  upright
Texture  medium
Flower color  purple
Leaf color  dark green
Time of bloom  July-October

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun - part shade
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 seed
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   
Uses  back of border
 creates ‘airy’ element
Comments  self seeds readily
 may be invasive