Common Name Moss Verbena
Latin Name Verbena pulchella or Glandulosa p.
Native Habitat Native to South America
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam with some organic content, well drained
Water Once to twice per week
Height X Width 1 foot X 2 feet, maximum 1 foot X 6 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Fern-like, evergreen
Garden Suitability Thornless, Fragrant, Sonoran
Ornamental Value Purple, plum, or white flowers in spring
Nature Value Butterflies and bees use flowers
Native American Uses None known
Links  
    Images and data http://cals.arizona.edu/pima/gardening/aridplants/Verbena_tenuisecta.html
    Nursery, images and data www.deserttranquility.com
    Images and data http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Verbenaceae/Verbena_tenuisecta.html
    Images and data http://www.azarboretum.org/plantlist/mossverbena.htm
    Images and data http://ag.arizona.edu/pima/gardening/aridplants/Verbena_tenuisecta.html
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/72878/