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Hardy Garden Verbena 'Santos Purple'

Verbena rigida 'Santos Purple'

Also known as

Large-Veined Verbena 'Santos Purple', Slender Vervain 'Santos Purple', Veined Verbena 'Santos Purple'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H4-H2

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

2 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Hardy Garden Verbena 'Santos Purple' Overview

Verbena rigida 'Santos Purple' is a half-hardy, tuberous perennial that can be grown as an annual. It has small, pinnately lobed leaves and long branching stems bearing tiny bright purple flowers that grow in neat bunches. Typically grows to around 60cm high.

How to propagate Hardy Garden Verbena 'Santos Purple'

Seed

Cuttings

Stem cuttings

Special features of Hardy Garden Verbena 'Santos Purple'

Attractive flowers

Attracts useful insects