Verbena Bonariensis sown by Petra

Photo: Nina Pope 05.08.12

Photo: Nina Pope 19.07.12

Verbena Bonariensis sown by Petra

Verbena (Verbena bonariensis)

Herbaceous Perennial - Edible?: Inedible

Chiltern Seeds say: "A very useful plant for the border, producing its heads of bright blue or rose-lavender flowers from June until October. Sown early, it will flower the same year. Particularly effective if grown in a mass. May need winter protection in cold districts. 3-5 ft."

In Saturday 2nd June 2012

  • Sown Indoors by Petra, Sat 24th Mar '12
  • Harvested by Nina, Sat 8th Sep '12
    NGS day flowers
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