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Verbena urticifolia var. urticifolia (White vervain)
Reveal, James L.

Verbena urticifolia var. urticifolia

Verbena urticifolia L. var. urticifolia

White Vervain

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

Synonym(s): Verbena urticifolia var. incarnata, Verbena urticifolia var. simplex


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (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: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-12-20
Research By: TWC Staff

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