Plant of the Month: August 2012

Sandpaper Verbena Verbena rigida   Plant Form: Evergreen groundcover Water Use: Low Mature Size: 2’ tall & 4’ wide Exposure: Full Sun Bloom Time: March – November Native to: South America Hardiness: Cold Hardy to 15° F Sandpaper Verbena is a showy groundcover, with large, rough sandpaper-like leaves and ruffled, purple flowers in spring, summer, and fall. It is very hardy, resistant to rabbits, and attractive to butterflies. Sandpaper verbena plants can be grouped together to form a continuous ground […]