Amazon.com : HOT - Trailing Verbena Mix of Colours - 100 Seeds - Verbena pendula - Annual Flower : Garden & Outdoor Trailing Verbena Mix of colours - 100 SEEDS - Verbena pendula - ANNUAL FLOWER | Garden & Patio, Plants, Seeds & Bulbs, Seeds & Bulbs | eBay! Homestead Purple Verbena is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor containers and hanging baskets. Syngenta launched a new class of seed Verbena with a spreading and mounded habit, called Obsessionâ¢ Cascade. Price: £2.45 + £1.75 delivery: blaze of colour that lasts. Noted for its vigor, heat, drought and mildew tolerance, Verbena 'Superbena Pink Shades' is a trailing Verbena with masses of large clusters of deep rose-pink flowers over a long season. She has been writing this journal style blog since April of 2009. Popular varieties include: Homestead Purple; Summer Blaze They were hardy, and bloomed off and on throughout the summer and are still producing blooms since we have not yet had a hard freeze. The plants also have a range of interesting growth habits. Obsession Cascade will quickly fill pots and baskets with vibrant, one-of-a-kind flower patterns. Fabulous trailing verbena with lacy foliage and pretty flowers in a wide range of colours. This cherry red verbena â¦ I had got some mixed wildflower seeds a few years ago and after taking them out after one season, two verbenas sprouted up--one each lavender-pink and white. I didnt cosset them, but they had reasonable growing conditions and my other verbenas (rigida, sissinghurst and bonariensis) did well so i dont know why verbena imagination didnt do as well for me as for other reviewers. Tumbling and spreading in habit, this gorgeous Verbena produces clusters of rich purple flowers throughout the entire summer. On Mar 5, 2006, parkerpt from Amarillo, TX wrote: I have been pleasantly pleased with this plant. Hope to find some for my containers again next spring! Description: The trailing plant varieties may reach 18 inches in diameter, while the mounding types will grow to about a foot high and wide. It is an annual in my zone 5a. Because of its trailing habit of growth, it is ideally suited for use as a 'spiller' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination; plant it near the edges where it can spill gracefully over the pot. Verbena is also drought tolerant, making it a great choice for rock gardens and for planting in cracks between stones. I planted four in a corner border one afternoon and by the next morning something had eaten them all to the ground! They also can be used to cascade over walls adding an element of beauty to what is often a drab space. Trailing verbena (Glandularia canadensis) is hardy in zones 5-9. it has been a wonderful addition to my water-wise garden. I can't imagine doing without this vibrant color. This is my second Christmas with my poinsettia, which ... read more, They look to prefer evergreens. On Apr 10, 2010, MaryandLance from Baton Rouge, LA wrote: I planted these in February...and they were doing Great ....however now the leaves are starting to turn yellow...and it is not blooming as much as it was before. Verbena plants have a rich history in herbal medicine and are still used as a remedy for digestive ills and insomnia. Aztec Red Velvet grows 10 inches tall and 18 inches wide. Purpletop vervain (Verbena bonariensis) is hardy in zones 7-11. it grew well, spreading low. As long as its soil is well drained, verbena will reward gardeners with countless clusters blooms all season long. Noted for its vigor, heat, drought and mildew tolerance, Verbena 'Superbena Large Lilac Blue' is a trailing Verbena with masses of large clusters of rich lavender-blue flowers over a long season. Rating Content; Positive: On Jan 26, 2012, Beach_Barbie from Kure Beach, NC (Zone 9a) wrote: This verbena is one tough plant. The bed received morning and midday sun. On May 31, 2009, FloridaFlwrGirl from Fort Lauderdale, FL wrote: I love this plant! A single plant has a spreading habit and flowers continuously through the summer. The dark purple flowers seem to float above the foliage. Verbena is the ideal plant to cascade over retaining walls, containers, baskets, and window boxes. A lot of verbenas in SoCal which are planted in the ground are prone to mildew, and Imagination seems to be the happy exception. As the stem grows, new flowers keep appearing around the tip. Some of it re-seeded too. I just bought 3x as many (9 plants) today when I saw them available here again this spring. It's spread is over 1metre (3 ft+) in every direction within four months and can be trimmed to keep it neat. Mine provide Summer to Fall color in zone 6 in fast-draining clay soil. Apr 27, 2018 - Explore Val Lesiak's board "Color: Verbena", followed by 2479 people on Pinterest. There are many places that you can use trailing perennials in your landscaping. It features a very attractive, airy, lacy, dark green foliage covered with profuse and showy flowers, creating an endless carpet of blossoms from summer to frost. It spread almost 3 feet wide and bloomed continuously all summer long with little care or dead heading even in very hot weather. Blooming continuously from summer to frost, the blossoms are so profuse that they literally smother the foliage of oval, toothed, mint-like leaves, creating an endless floral carpet. A semi-trailing verbena characterized by bold patterns, bright colors, and contrasting eyes. Her three companies provide a wide range of products and services to the serious gardener. Pink Trailing Verbena stays very low and is perfect for filling any barren area in your landscape with a unique carpet of pink color! hungry snails??) 31.7.2017 - The trailing verbena is a perennial flowering plant that can grow as wide as 5 feet across and blooms between spring and the first early frost. It's hard to dead head this plant because it always seems to be in bloom, but it can be mowed with a weed whacker and will bounce right back. Compact versions with mounded habits are also available and are ideal for smaller containers and baskets. Butterflies are most fond of the sweet flowers whose colors include blue-violet, pink, lavender, salmon and white. My trailing verbenas last long into the fall, given proper culture. The low-growing form and fine texture creates a sea of spring color, ideal planted as a perennial border or flanking a garden path. Easy to germinate and enjoying a long flowering period, this is a perfect addition to any corner of the garden. (I had planted 3)....Thanks - Mary Baton Rouge, 8B. Blooming continuously from summer to frost, the blossoms are so profuse that they literally smother the foliage of oval, toothed, mint-like leaves, creating an endless floral carpet. (rabbit?? CARE OF TRAILING VERBENAS During the past decades, hybridizers have improved trailing verbena varieties. Verbena â These showy blooms come in a range of colors including purple, white, pink, and blue and are similar in shape to those on the creeping phlox. TRAILING VERBENA MIX. Proven Winners - Superbena® Coral Red - Verbena hybrid red plant details, information and resources. Her landscape design and installation projects combine a thorough knowledge of horticulture with an artist’s eye for design. A very tough plant that seems to bloom better with infrequent watering. The photograph is of the plant in mid-May. Verbena plants are available in a variety of heights and a range of colors that cover the pink, red, and purple spectrum. I will be trying some of it soon in my back yard where it can trail off a raised planting area. On May 6, 2008, djk61 from Coralville, IA wrote: I bought this plant last summer and it was a surprising little trooper! Verbena Low spreading variety Light, lacy ground cover Stays very low Periodic blooms Spring through Fall Attracts butterflies 4 members have or want this plant for trade. They often make a great addition to flowerbeds, where they can serve as natural borders. It takes extremes of heat very well.The albino variety is more sensitive to the heat, and while the lavender-pink is doing well in June heat of over 110 degrees F, the white is drooping. A perfect variety to add to mixed hanging baskets / containers or even as a single species display. On Jun 16, 2009, nalin1 from New Delhi,India (Zone 10a) wrote: Very attractive and tough plant that is low growing with a spreading habit. Blooms Spring through Fall, stays green all year and is 4' across. I took several cuttings and they rooted very easily in terrible sandy soil. It is in full sun between the Pool and a path...but they are supposed to be okay in full sun and heat...so was hoping they would work in this spot. Rough verbena (Verbena rigida) â aka stiff verbena, tuberous vervain, sandpaper verbena â is hardy in zones 7-9. Although not hardy over a wide area, many gardeners treat this as a long-blooming annual, better than any other variety for mildew tolerance. I had a whole seed tray of them and planted them in numerous locations but the flowering was quite sparse, virtually all the plants suffered heavy mildew infection and few if any returned this year (uk zone 9 with -4c min winter temp). White, lavender, lavender star, purple, royal purple-the list is long. I've been very impressed with it! I sure hope it does. These Verbena plants are an essential part of any blooming garden. They spread out nicely in the container, worked well with dusty miller, but crowded out the dahlberg daisies as the summer wore on. In 2004, she opened the Branch studio, a subsidiary of the landscape company which designs and manufactures garden ornament in a variety of media. All of the plants bear clusters of shallow flowers that butterflies find irresistible. With a big feeder ... read more, Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the Davesgarden.com. Verbena is an annual flower known for being a garden treasure in areas where few other plants will grow. Their bright flowers often let you spruce up a dull space. Obsessionâ¢ Cascade is hearty and continues to perform and flower in the garden well after many other varieties have died from disease. Though her formal education is in English literature and biology, she worked as a fine artist in watercolor and pastel from 1972-1983. As its name suggests, it shows off rich, dark red flower clusters all season long. This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions: On May 31, 2019, DaylilySLP from Dearborn Heights, MI (Zone 6a) wrote: (1993 AAS Flower Winner, Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner). Verbena is a popular plant for flower beds, but there are so many different types of verbena, all with varying properties and appearances. Three of the four bounced back the same Spring and bloomed all Summer. Page 1 of 1: 9 Items Sort by: Name Sort by: Newest Sort by: Price Asc Sort by: Price Desc Sort by: Top Sellers The flowers are bright purple-blue and the foliage is attractive as well. I've read that it is sometimes a perennial in this area and look forward to seeing if it sticks around.