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Verbena 'Buenos Aires'

Verbena bonariensis 'Buenos Aires'

Also known as

Purple Top Vervain, South American Vervain, Tall Verbena, Argentinian Vervain

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Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

50cm

1.5m

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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A Verbena 'Buenos Aires' flower in a garden
A photo of Verbena 'Buenos Aires'

Verbena 'Buenos Aires' Overview

Verbena bonariensis 'Buenos Aires' is a tall, airy perennial cultivar that produces tight clusters of purple flowers on long stems. These flowers are long-lasting and popular with pollinating insects such as bees and butterflies.

How to propagate Verbena 'Buenos Aires'

Seed

In pots during the autumn or early spring keeping them in a warm room 18-21 degrees. Or let them self seed.

Special features of Verbena 'Buenos Aires'

Attracts useful insects

Attracts butterflies

Attracts bees

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Grows well in pots.