Glandularia pulchella

Glandularia pulchella

Moss verbena

Previous scientific name(s): Glandularia tenuisecta, Verbena pulchella, Verbena pulchella var. gracilior, Verbena tenuisecta

Formerly known as Verbena tenuisecta. Low water requirement; full sun. Purple flowers bloom spring to summer on light soils along road shoulders or in waste areas. Excellent perennial for ground cover.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
12 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Introduced
Precipitation: 
Low
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Marginal
Moderately Coarse: 
Best
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Not Adapted
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
- 4 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
26.30 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
473,600
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Purple
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Summer