Verbena Empress Series PatentedItem #30467 USDA Hardiness Zone: 10 - 11
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Majestic clusters of large flowers in bold tones for season-long beauty in beds and containers. A true garden performer esteemed for extreme weather tolerance. An herbaceous perennial in mild winter regions; treat as an annual elsewhere.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:ver-BEE-nuhPlant type:AnnualDeciduous/evergreen:HerbaceousGrowth habit:Mounding, SpreadingGrowth rate:ModerateAverage landscape size:Spreads 8 to 12 in. tall and 18 to 36 in. wide.Special features:Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Bird Friendly, Easy Care, Gift Plant, WaterwiseFoliage color:GreenBlooms:SummerFlower color:MulticoloredFlower attributesShowy FlowersGarden styleRustic
- CareCare InformationRequires well-drained soil. Drought tolerant once established, however performs best with regular water. Thrives in hot temperatures. Cut back growth mid to late summer to allow a new flush of flowers into fall. Treat as an annual outside of USDA hardiness zones 10 through 11.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
- History & LoreHistory:The Empress Series is a collection of boldly colored RED FOX verbena bred by Dummen Orange.