Rose-violet to lavender blooms at the tips of tall, strong stems create a light, airy wave of color through the flower bed. Very attractive to butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Reseeds itself readily - a welcome volunteer! Also called tall or purple top verbena, purpletop vervain and South American Verbena.

Variety Information:
• Botanical Name: Verbena bonariensis
• Family: Verbenaceae
• Native: South America
• Hardiness: Perennial in USDA zones 7–11
• Plant Dimensions: 3'–4' tall and 1'–3' wide
• Variety Information: 2"–3" clusters of small (¼") purple flowers.
• Exposure: Full sun to part shade
• Bloom Period: Summer to frost
• Attributes: Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant

Sowing Information:
• When to Sow Outside: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is 65° –75°F.
• When to Start Inside: 10 to 12 weeks before your average last frost date.
• Days to Emerge: 14–28 days
• Seed Depth: Barely cover
• Seed Spacing: A group of 6 seeds every 18"–24"
• Thinning: When 1" tall, thin to 1 every 18"–24"

SKU: BOT1192
Verbena Brazilian Vervain

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