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Verbena hastata

Common Name: Blue Vervain

Type: Forb
Light Exposure: Full Sun To Part Sun
Soil Moisture: Medium
Height: 3 to 4 feet
Bloom Color: Purple
Blooms From July to September

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Blue vervain is a great choice for larger moist areas like shoreline restorations, where it can bloom continuously until frost. It spreads readily from seed.