Tall Verbena Details

Tall Verbena

  • Also Known As: Rigid Verbena, Rough Verbena, Stiff Verbena
  • Botanical Name: Verbena rigida
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low, Medium
  • Landscape Use: Deer Resistant, Erosion Control, Focal Point/Specimen Plant
  • Ornamental Value: Purple
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Butterflies, Birds
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 3'
  • Plant Height: 1.5'


South American native that is very low maintenance. Will spread via rhizomes and is good for erosion control. Foliage is rough like sandpaper.

Perennial Care Guide

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