Verbena hastata, Blue vervain,

Verbena hastata, Blue vervain,
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  • Item #: PP77
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average to moist soil:
  • Average well drained soil:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands:
  • FACU - Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands:
  • Fragrant:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • Herbaceous plant:
  • Herbal / Medicinal Uses:
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Hummingbirds:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Medicinal Uses:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • Part - Full Shade (less than 4 hours):
  • Part Sun - Part Shade :
  • Perennial:
  • Pollinator support:
  • Sandy soil, coarse texture:
  • Small Mammals:
  • Wildflower:
  • Full Sun:
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Botanic Name (s):       Verbena hastata     

Common Name(s):      Blue vervain, simpler's joy, swamp verbena    

Mature height :1.5-5ft

Mature spread:2-3ft

Bloom Time:June-October

Bloom color:       Blue to purple                 

Fruit:           nut like                           

Sun Exposure:  Full Sun     Part Sun    Part Shade    

Soil moisture: Average    Moist      Wet

Soil Type: Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture        

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay                           

Sandy soil, coarse texture                                                                                          

Native Habitat:       Meadows, swamps, floodplains, ditches, roadsides              

Notes:         Bright flowers, herbal uses                           

Fragrant                                                          

High Wildlife Value:                Beneficial Insects          Butterflies               Hummingbirds     Songbirds                      

FACW- Usually occur in wetlands, but may occur in non-wetlands                                                                         

FAC- Occur in wetlands and non-wetlands                                                                                                

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions                                                

Native to Piedmont Regions    

Native Perennial

Herbaceous Perennial

Pollinator Support

Wildflower

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