Verbena officinalis growing shrub of the genus Verbena also known as Common verbena or Vervain, Verbena officinalis perennial deciduous plant, used as medical and edible plant (for the leaves) and also used as ornamental plant and for the scent, can grow in temperate or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 4-9.
Leaves edible in green color in elliptic shape.
Verbena officinalis flower
Flower color can be: blue, purple or pink with five petals that grow on bloom-stems.
Verbena officinalis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Verbena officinalis growing and care:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 40-70cm, 16-28 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full sun / Half shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn / Winter Bloom season? Blue, purple or pink with five petals that grow on bloom-stems General information about the flower: Edible leaves Spring / Summer / Autumn Leaves harvesting season: After the plant establish cut freely from the plant, possible with the stem or just in the end of the leaf How to harvest the leaves? Elliptic leaves in green color Information about leaves: Beverage Uses of Verbena officinalis leaves: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Perennial plant, Shrub
Edible plants, Fragrance, Medical uses, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Blue flower, Pink flower, Purple flower
Autumn Harvest, Spring Harvest, Summer Harvest