Cedros Island Verbena
Ground covers, Perennials, Flowers
Bear clusters of small, tubular, five-petaled flowers, usually in summer. Most are fast-growing ground covers, good in parking strips, along driveways, on dry banks; also attractive in wall crevices, hanging baskets. Best in hot weather. Need good air circulation (to avoid mildew) and well-drained soil, especially in winter. Many treated as annuals.Verbena lilacina
Native to Baja California.To 1 ft. high, 3 ft. or wider.Light green, deeply cut leaves.Lilac-colored flowers bloom fromspring to fall (nearly all year, inmildest areas). Useful groundcoverfor hot, dry sites. ‘De LaMina’ forms a 3-ft. mound, hasdarker purple flowers. Little tomoderate water.
Grows 10 ft. tall and 15 ft. wide; prune to keep compact or shape into small tree. Slender, arching br...
Open, graceful habit to 8 ft. tall, 12 ft. wide. Narrow, bright green, 1-in. leaves are dark green abo...
Native to Southwest deserts and northern Mexico. Slow growing to 3 to 6 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide, with tre...