PlantsVerbena→White Verbena (Verbena urticifolia)

Common names:
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Give a thumbs up White Verbena

General Plant Information (Edit)
Water Preferences: Mesic
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Flies
Bees

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Comments:
Posted by sallyg (central Maryland) on May 14, 2020 8:10 PM

Not very showy, as they say, but interesting. Illinois Wildflowers site lists quite a few insects that use this plant either for flower or foliage. They say this is often found in disturbed sites and likes part sun.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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a young student needs ID with wildflowers/weed by treehugger Oct 19, 2018 5:34 PM 6
Useful weed or pest? -- Verbena urticifolia by starbookworm Jul 17, 2018 4:40 PM 12
2017 Garden Chat and Photos by RickM Dec 31, 2017 1:15 PM 511
Is this a weed? by petruske Jul 23, 2014 7:02 AM 2
Stachytarpheta urticifolia (Porterweed) ? by bonitin Nov 6, 2011 9:04 AM 6

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