Hoary Vervain (Verbena stricta)
Upright and stout, this plant has interesting foliage and beautiful flowers. A tough native plant of dry Illinois prairies, it grows in areas where many other species struggle.
- Acronym: VERSTR
- Life-Cycle: Perennial
- Bloom Color: Blue
- Bloom Time: June - September
- Typical Height: 24"
- Light Preference: Full Sun
- Soil Preference: Dry-Mesic
- Root Structure: Taproot
- Stratification: Cold & Moist for 60 Days
- Seeds per Ounce: 28,000*
- Seeds per Packet: 1,000*
- IL County Ecotypes we Grow**
- LaSalle County
- Ogle County
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*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.
**We have listed the County ecotypes that we grow for this species, this ecotype may or may not be available at the time of your order. If you prefer one of the ecotypes over another please type it into the "Additional Info Section" and we'll provide that ecotype if it's available, if it is not available we will provide one of the other ecotypes listed.