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A picture of a Vervain

Vervain

Verbena peruviana 'Alba'

Photo by CandideUK (All rights reserved)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15cm

Max

50cm

10cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Vervain Overview

This is a low creeping perennial, with oval, toothed mid-green leaves which form a carpet. The flower heads are small, tubular scarlet flowers with spreading petals which are produced in early summer to mid autumn.

How to propagate Vervain

Cuttings

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

Seed

Other uses of Vervain

Walls, rock garden, borders, ground cover