How to grow Verbena bonariensis

Verbena bonariensis growing herbaceous of the genus Verbena also known as Tall verbena, Verbena bonariensis perennial evergreen or cold annual plant, used as ornamental drought tolerant plant, attract pollinators and fragrant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate, tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 7+(as perennial), 3-7 (as annual)

Leaves color green in linear to lanceolate shape with toothed margins.

Verbena bonariensis flower

Flower fragrant and color purple in star shape and grow in in umbel shape on the end of the stems.

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Requirements for Verbena bonariensis growing and care:

Moist, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, powdery mildew

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant?
0.6-1.5m, 2-5 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Star fragrant flowers in purple color the flowers grow in in umbel shape on the end of the stems

Scientific name:

Verbena bonariensis

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