MN Native / Blue Vervain $

Blue Vervain
Verbena hastata

Hardy Plant Bloody Dock

Moisture-loving plant typically found in moist meadows and along streams. The deep blue-violet flower spikes are a highlight of the midsummer meadow, and remain blooming for up to 2 months. Individual plants are biennial, but may colonize slowly by rhizomes from the fibrous root system. Standing water is not tolerated but okay for short periods like a rain garden.

Size: 3 to 6 feet

Lights:   Sun to partial shade