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Hardy, Purple Perennial Perfect for Butterfly Gardens!
For an easy-to-grow and colorful perennial, try the Verbena Homestead Purple! This vivacious, lovely flower adds a pop of color anywhere you plant it. And luckily, it tolerates most climates!
With its glossy, deep green foliage and clusters of vibrant purple-blue blooms, your yard or garden will transform instantly! Plus, it attracts birds and hummingbirds, creating your own personal butterfly garden.
What’s so special about this plant is that it’s drought-tolerant and resistant to most pests. So not only is it easy to grow, but it’s easy to maintain as well. This stunning flower thrives in most environments, tolerating heat, drought, and even rocky soil.
This perennial can be grown up to Zone 6, making it great for garden beds, hedges, or as a hanging plant. It's evergreen in Zones 7-11, and can be used as an annual in cooler climates. Plant it in a container and bring it indoors during the colder months if you’d like!
Since this flower vigorously grows up to 3 feet wide, it’s perfect for colorful groundcover! Order your own Verbena Homestead Purple now to add it to your yard.
Planting & Care
Planting: Place in an area where it can receive full sunlight (6-8 hours per day) and well-drained soil. To plant, break up the soil using a garden tool and add organic matter, such as manure or compost, to encourage growth.
Watering: Though this plant tolerate periods of drought, water weekly for optimum performance and long term vigor.
Pruning: This plant can be pruned any time during growing season.
Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.
|Amount of Order||Shipping Charge|
|Less than $125||$19.95|
|$125 +||FREE SHIPPING!|
|Mature Height:||1-2 ft.|
|Mature Width:||3-4 ft.|
|Botanical Name:||Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'|
|Does Not Ship To:||AZ|
|Grows Well In Zones:||6-11 outdoors|
|Your Growing Zone:||#|