Verbena ‘Homestead Purple’: Our Favorite Flowers

Cover your bases with these gorgeous purple flowers.
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'Homestead Purple' Verbena (Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple')

'Homestead Purple' Verbena

Verbena 'Homestead Purple' blooms from mid spring to mid fall.

Verbena 'Homestead Purple' blooms from mid spring to mid fall.

Fast-growing verbena ‘Homestead Purple’ (Verbena canadensis) makes for a sprawling groundcover that appreciates full sun. Well-drained soil is a must. Gorgeous in containers and borders, verbena also may naturalize and can be used for erosion control. Gardeners in USDA Zone 6 or colder grow ‘Homestead Purple’ as a long-blooming annual. Butterflies find its vibrant purple flowers hard to ignore.

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