Promoting the Use of Native Plant Species in the Home Landscape

Hoary Vervain

Plant Leaf

Full Plant

Plant Berry/Flower

Latin Name: Verbena stricta

Flower Description:

Blueish purple flowers on a long narrow stalk. Flowers are densely packed on the panicles, but bloom only a few at a times from bottom to top.

FamilyVerbenacaeae
Season BloomSummer
HabitatEasily grown in average, dry to medium soil in full sun.
CyclePerennial
Height2-4'
Leaf DescriptionFour inch long, ovate, coarsely toothed leaves are covered in whitish hairs giving the plant a gray-green appearance.
Soil Type Dry
Light Source Sun
LocationWoodland