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Verbena stricta

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Description

A North American native, this clump-forming plant naturalizes by self seeding. Cut spent flower spikes to prevent seeding if needed. It blooms in the second year, attracting butterflies to it's blue-purple flowers that bloom from bottom to top of narrow upright panicles. Found in prairies, thickets, fields.

Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#vigorous#perennial
Cultivars:
Tags:
#native#vigorous#perennial
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Verbena
    Species:
    stricta
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Perennial
    Wildflower
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Blue
    Purple/Lavender
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Attracts:
    Butterflies