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Verbena neomexicana (Hillside vervain)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Verbena neomexicana

Verbena neomexicana (A. Gray) Small

Hillside vervain

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: VENE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

This species is a member of the verbena family (family Verbenaceae), which includes about 75 genera and 3,000 species of herbs, shrubs, and trees, mostly of tropical and warm temperate regions. Among them, teak is a highly prized furniture wood, and Vervain, Lantana, Lippia or Frog Fruit, and Chase Tree or Vitex are grown as ornamentals.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov

Distribution

USA: AZ , CA , FL , MD , NM , TX

Bibliography

Bibref 841 - Native Alternatives to Invasive Plants (2006) Burrell, C. C.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Verbena neomexicana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Verbena neomexicana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Verbena neomexicana

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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