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Tall Verbena

Verbena bonariensis

SKU
06585
Showy clusters of tiny rose-violet flowers rise above handsome foliage over a long blooming season. Group or mass in mixed borders, meadows, cottage gardens. Thrives in heat and tolerates drought. Requires well-drained soil and good air circulation. will self-sow.
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7-11

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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityFast grower to 2 to 4 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeRose-violet flowers summer to frost.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune old flower heads to encourage more blossoms.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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