Purple Haze

Verbena bonariensis

Tall free-flowering first-year flowering perennial, winter-hardy to zones USDA Zone 7a-9b. More compact selection that still grows up to 70-100 cm (28-39”). Globular clusters of lavender to light purple flowers on well-branched stems that flowers from summer through fall. Excellent as an accent plant in the landscape or as a height divider in garden beds and extremely attractive to pollinators.

  • Easy to grow first-year flowering perennial hardy from zone 7 to 11

  • Beautiful lavender/light purple flower clusters all season long

  • Good tall plant to bring height to the flower garden

  • VERY attractive to pollinators, a must-have plant for butterfly gardens

  • Can be used for large patio containers to attract butterflies

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Life cycle: perennial, USDA Zones 7a-9b
Use: larger pots and containers, garden beds, landscape
Height in pot: 40-60 cm (16-23”)
Pot size: 12-15 cm (5-6”) and larger
Garden height: 70-100 cm (28-39”)
Garden spread: 30-40 cm (12-16”)
Seed count: 4.750-4.900 s/gram (134.500-139.000 s/oz)
Seed form: raw and pelleted

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