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Glandularia x hybrida

Garden Verbena
Classification Scientific Name: Glandularia x hybrida
  Common Name: Garden Verbena
  Family: Verbenaceae
  Location Index: HG14
  Suggested Use: groundcover

beds & borders

container plantings

hanging baskets
Plant Plant Type: perennial
  Plant Form: upright

  Height: 1 foot
  Spread: 1 - 2 feet
  Bloom Period: summer

  Flower Color: red, pink, salmon, purple, white
  Flower: clustered flowers in dense heads
  Foliage Texture: medium
  Foliage: dense, dark green foliage
Environment USDA Zone: zone 8
  Sun Requirement: light shade

full sun
  Water Requirement: medium
  Soil: well-drained

pH adaptable
  Heat Tolerance: medium
Care Maintenance: needs moderate fertility
  Liabilities: spider mites

flea hoppers

root rot
  Wildlife: butterflies
  Propagation: seed

stem cuttings
More Additional Notes: may stall flowering during intense heat

red is frequently more durable than the other colors
  Cultivars/Varieties: both spreading and upright selections
Glandularia x hybrida

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