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Glandularia pumila (Dwarf vervain)
Marcus, Joseph A.

Glandularia pumila

Glandularia pumila (Rydb.) Umber

Dwarf Vervain, Low Verbena, Pink Mock Vervain, Pink Verbena, Wild Vervain

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

Synonym(s): Verbena inconspicua, Verbena pumila

USDA Symbol: GLPU4

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.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: lavendar


USA: AR , NM , OK , TX

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-03-06
Research By: TWC Staff

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