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Garden Verbena
Verbena x hybrida

<em>Verbena</em> 'Sangria'
Verbena 'Sangria'

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
6 - 14 Inches
 
Soil Conditions
Dry
 
Bloom Color
Multicolor
Peach
Red
Salmon
White
 
Bloom Season
May - October
 
Hardiness
Half-Hardy Annual
 
Size
Small
Medium
 

Features

Verbena are good annuals for sunny dry sites. They are available as upright compact plants and as low growing groundcovers. Continuous bloom with clusters of star-shaped flowers at the ends of branches.

Culture

Full sun in fertile well-drained soils

Cultivars

Upright and trailing varieties available.

'Aztec' series 3"-6" tall, trailing type

'Babylon' series 3"-6" tall, trailing type

'Carousel' 3"-6" tall, trailing type

'Imagination' 1"-3" tall trailing type

'Obsession' series 6"-12" tall, low mound

'Pink Parfit' 6"-12" tall,. trailing type

'Tapien Pink' 3"-6" tall, trailing type

'Silver Anne' 6"-12" tall, trailing type

Notes

Can be cut back to shape or to keep in bounds if necessary.Cold tolerant annual. Attracts butterflies. Also consider Verbena bonariensis (Brazilian Verbena) as an excellent tall (3') annual for interesting blooms and ability to attract butterflies. Easy from seed and will self sow readily.