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Verbena Canadensis

Botanical Name:

Verbena canadensis

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Ground Cover, Herbaceous Perennial, Native Plant, Perennial, Wildflower

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

A dome-shaped cluster of 10-25 flowers up to 2½" across is produced at the apex of each spike. Each flower is about ¾" long and ½" across. Blooms April to Sept. in NC.

Fruit

4 nutlets per flower appear after bloom time. In North Carolina, fruits are available from July to September.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Pollinators

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Verbenaceae

Genus

Verbena

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