PlantsGlandularia→Garden Verbena (Glandularia x hybrida)

Botanical names:
Glandularia x hybrida Accepted
Verbena x hybrida Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 6 - 8 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Mauve
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: It may take up to a month for seeds to germinate.
Depth to plant seed: Surface sow, lightly covering with potting medium.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui) on a favorite host flower, verbena.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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so pretty by Boopaints Sep 16, 2014 10:51 PM 8
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Perennials for galvanized tubs by Jackiedavis87 Feb 21, 2017 5:07 PM 3
Need ID for the database by plantmanager Jun 10, 2019 11:57 AM 12
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