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Lollipop Verbena

Verbena bonariensis 'Lollipop'

SKU
43702
Dense clusters of lavender flowers on delicate stems are an abundant source of nectar in the heat of summer. This dwarf selection of a cottage garden classic adds an airy elegance to perennial borders and wildlife gardens. Wonderful as cut flowers, fresh or dried. An herbaceous perennial in mild winter regions; treat as an annual elsewhere.
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Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationver-BEE-nah bon-ar-ee-EN-sis
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 24 to 36 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer, Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Fountain Grass (Pennisetum); Lavender (Lavendula); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Salvia (Salvia)

Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Cut down in spring as new growth emerges. Deadhead after flowering if seed is not desired.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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