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Rose Verbena, Rose Mock Vervain
Glandularia canadensis (Verbena canadensis)
Full to part sun, medium to dry moisture level, tolerant of a wide range of soils, strongly acid to slightly acid pH. 6-12 inches height, blooms mid-spring through summer, blue/pink/lavender/white flowers, spreads quickly especially in rich soil.
Germination Code: C(30). Germination is erratic over 3-5 weeks.
Native Region: Central Basin
Well-behaved groundcover with attractive flowers. It is a low growing plant with trailing stems that root at the nodes to form large, dense mats. Easy to grow. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds.