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Rose vervain

Verbena canadensis

Also known as

Creeping vervain, Vervain

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Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

60cm

15cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Rose vervain Overview

This species is a rough-textured plant with toothed, lobed leaves. The flowers range from dark purple to a dark magenta and are grouped in clusters. This is a plant that has been used effectively to create a draping effect over low walls or cascading from a container.

How to propagate Rose vervain

Cuttings

You can propagate from seed in the autumn or spring, from stem cuttings in summer or autumn.

Seed

Seeds will need darkness for germination.

Other uses of Rose vervain

Container, border, edging

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