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Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

We have this planted all the way down the main path on the veg bank at Perch Hill and it looks good from May to December, flowering right through the winter in a pot inside.
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5 rooted cuttings

10 rooted cuttings

3 x 9cm pots (190049-3)

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Tender Perennial
Position
Border (Front)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May- first frosts or until December in the greenhouse
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
canadensis
Common name
Rose Vervain
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in) - Trailing
Cultivation
Plant in moist but well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered spot. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting. For best effect plant in groups of 3 or more.

Description

We have this planted all the way down the main path on the veg bank at Perch Hill and it looks good from May to December, flowering right through the winter in a pot inside. Not to be missed!

Care Tips

Verbena plants grow best when they get 8 to 10 hours of direct sunlight. If not then they can be prone to developing powdery mildew. Once planted feed them and continue monthly for the rest of the growing season.