Scientific Name: Verbena bonariensis Form: Vase
Common Name:purpletop verbenaTexture:Medium - fine
Family Name:VerbenaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Annual, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Pubescent, Oblanceolate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), Purple, Jun- Jul- Aug- Sep- Oct
Fruit: Nut, Brown, Oct
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Tall background, Perennial border, Fall interest
Key ID Features:Stems wiry stiff, 4-angled; florets mauve-purple in cymose clusters at tips of a long, branching peduncle.