Verbena Bonariensis Seeds

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Pollinator Friendly
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Perfect for Pots
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Most Light Conditions
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Fuss Free

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plant benefit
Pollinator Friendly
plant benefit
Perfect for Pots
plant benefit
Most Light Conditions
plant benefit
Fuss Free

lavender-purple flat blooms on ornamental stems

Long flowering sprays of fragrant flowers with airy purple blooms swaying on ornamental stalks. 

why it's special:

  • Attracts pollinators to your garden
  • Adds height to front borders without feeling bushy
  • Long-lasting flowers throughout the summer season

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About verbena bonariensis

Verbena bonariensis has tall, narrow, sparsely-leafed stems on top of which flattened heads of bright lavender-purple flowers appear in late-summer. It’s perfect for bringing height to an ornamental border and also works well in prairie-style planting schemes with ornamental grasses. It’s a superb butterfly plant, rivalling even buddleja.

In The Records

Bonariensis is native to South America (the name is after Buenos Aires). They were first grown as a garden ornamental in 1726 by Englishmen James & William Sherard, who got the seeds from a dried specimen sent back to England from Buenos Aires.
Features Pollinator friendly, perfect for pots, fuss free and likes most light conditons
Locations Terraces, containers and garden beds
Effort Level Looks after itself
Botanical Name Verbena Bonariensis
Other Names Argentinian vervain, South American vervain and Tall verbena
Plant Type Perennial
Pot Size 25cm
Pet/Baby Safe Yes
Number of Seeds 200
Sowing Tips Scatter on firm, damp soil and pat down. Cover with soil and place in a sealed clear container in a sunny spot until germination.

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