Perennial (V)

A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    K    L    M    N    O    P    R    S    T    V    Y
VENEDIO arctotis 'Flame', syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Flame' VENEDIO arctotis 'Flame'
syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Flame'

Perennial: Showy daisy-like flowers bloom in abundance over fuzzy gray foliage. Heat tolerant. Good in pots & borders. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: creamy orange. Size: 24" x 12". Light: likes hot, sunny locations. Water: keep somewhat on the dry side. Fertilizer: fertilize moderately with a balanced fertilizer. USDA Z9.

VENEDIO arctotis 'Killerton Red', syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Killerton Red' VENEDIO arctotis 'Killerton Red'
syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Killerton Red'

Perennial: Showy daisy-like flowers bloom in abundance over fuzzy gray foliage. Heat tolerant. Good in pots & borders. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: rusty red. Size: 24" x 12". Light: likes very hot, sunny locations. Water: keep somewhat on the dry side. Fertilizer: fertilize moderately with a balanced fertilizer. USDA Z9.

VENEDIO arctotis 'Wine', syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Wine' VENEDIO arctotis 'Wine'
syn. ARCTOTIS x hybrida 'Wine'

Perennial: Showy daisy-like flowers bloom in abundance over fuzzy gray foliage. Heat tolerant. Good in pots & borders. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: deep pink. Size: 8-16" x 12". Light: likes hot, sunny locations. Water: keep somewhat on the dry side. Fertilizer: fertilize moderately with a balanced fertilizer. USDA Z9.

Photo unavailable VERBASCUM x hybrida 'Southern Charm Mix'
Mullein

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Graceful spikes of flowers are a great background to low plants. Good in borders and containers. Excellent cut flower. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: May to June. Bloom color: assorted. Height: 24-30". Width: 12-18". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z5.

VERBENA 'Lanai Compact Lime Green', VERBENA 'Lanai Compact Lime Green'

Perennial: Drought tolerant. An early blooming & mildew resistant Verbena w/a mounding, cascading growth habit. With its numerous branches & voluminous flowers it's ideal for hanging baskets, balcony planters, beds, pots, window boxes & as a ground cover. Blooms: spring-fall, lime-green. Height 4-10" Spread 12-24". Exposure: sun. Water: mod/dry. USDA Z8-11.

VERBENA bonariensis 'Little One', Dwarf Vervain VERBENA bonariensis 'Little One'
Dwarf Vervain

Perennial: A new dwarf form of V. bonariensis. Drought tolerant and deer resistant. Great for borders. Foliage is sparse, great when planted in masses. Flower clusters are fragrant. Self-sows freely. Native to S. America. Attracts bees and butterflies. Also a good cut flower. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: light purple. Height: 18-30". Spread: 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA bonariensis 'Lollipop', Dwarf Vervain VERBENA bonariensis 'Lollipop'
Dwarf Vervain

Perennial: A new dwarf form of V. bonariensis. Drought tolerant and deer resistant. Great for borders. Foliage is sparse, great when planted in masses. Flower clusters are fragrant. Self-sows freely. Native to S. America. Attracts bees and butterflies. Also a good cut flower. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: light purple. Height: 18-30". Spread: 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA bonariensis (syn. V. patagonica), Vervain VERBENA bonariensis (syn. V. patagonica)
Vervain

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Great for borders. Foliage is sparse, great when planted in masses. Flower clusters are fragrant. Self-sows freely. Native to S. America. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: summer-winter. Bloom color: light purple. Size: to 5 feet x 2 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA canadensis 'Homestead Purple', Rose or Clump Verbena; Rose or Creeping Vervain VERBENA canadensis 'Homestead Purple'
Rose or Clump Verbena; Rose or Creeping Vervain

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Good in containers, in hanging baskets, on banks, walls and along driveways. Great ground cover. Nearly ever blooming. Attracts butterflies. Bloom color: purple. Height: 1-2 feet. Width: 2-3 feet. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z4.

Photo unavailable VERBENA hybrid 'Empress Flair Burgundy Star'

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Great for pots, beds, window boxes, baskets & as a ground cover. Large, single clusters begin w/an upright habit & become more semi-trailing as they grow. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: burgundy and red bi-color. Height: 9". Spread 26". Exposure.: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA hybrid 'Estrella Merlot', Estrella Series Verbena VERBENA hybrid 'Estrella Merlot'
Estrella Series Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. The Estrella series has been bred for high mildew tolerance, providing all-season durability. Great for pots, beds, window boxes, baskets & as a ground cover. Large, single clusters begin w/an upright habit & become more semi-trailing as they grow. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: dark burgundy red. Size: 8-12" x 12-18". Exp.: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z8. PP#21,367

VERBENA hybrid 'Estrella Peach', Estrella Series Verbena VERBENA hybrid 'Estrella Peach'
Estrella Series Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. The Estrella series has been bred for high mildew tolerance, providing all-season durability. Great for pots, beds, window boxes, baskets & as a ground cover. Large, single clusters begin w/an upright habit & become more semi-trailing as they grow. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: peach shades. Size: 8-12" x 12-18". Exp.: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA hybrid 'Tapien Blue Violet', Tapien Verbena VERBENA hybrid 'Tapien Blue Violet'
Tapien Verbena

Perennial: Tapien's are the ultimate flowering ground cover & basket plant making a perfect blanket covered with abundant, long lasting clusters of bright blue violet flowers. Long bloom season. Fast & easy. Ht: 4-6", space every 14-16". Sun/part shade. Mildew resistant, drought/heat tolerant & more winter hardy than typical verbenas. Fire retardant. USDA Z8.

VERBENA hybrid Superbena 'Whiteout', Superbena Verbena VERBENA hybrid Superbena 'Whiteout'
Superbena Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Super large flowers, strong growth & mildew resistance are Superbenas specialties! Great for pots, beds, window boxes, baskets & as a ground cover. Upright trailing & cascading growth habit. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: bright white. Height: 6-12". Width: 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8. PPAF

VERBENA lilacina 'De La Mina', Cedros Island Verbena VERBENA lilacina 'De La Mina'
Cedros Island Verbena

Perennial: Evergreen. California Native. Drought tolerant. Upright, mounding plant with dark purple buds opening to vibrant lilac flowers. Free flowering & fragrant. Good border, container, ground cover, handing basket and bedding plant. A UC Santa Barbara introduction. Bloom time: spring-fall. Height: 18". Width: 12". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate. Tolerant of light frost, maybe to about 20 degrees.

VERBENA rigida (syn. V. venosa), Vervain, Tuber Verbena VERBENA rigida (syn. V. venosa)
Vervain, Tuber Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Good low maintenance plant. Resembles V. bonariensis but smaller in growth. Good on dry banks, as a ground cover, bedding plant and in borders. Attracts butterflies. Bloom time: spring-fall. Bloom color: purple to magenta. Size: 18-24" x 12". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA x hortensis 'Vanessa Bicolor Pink', Vanessa Series Verbena VERBENA x hortensis 'Vanessa Bicolor Pink'
Vanessa Series Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. The new Vanessa series is bred specifically for mildew resistance. Plants flower early and keep their color all season long. Their mounded habit is best for pots, beds, window boxes and baskets. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: bicolored pink & white. Size: 6-8" x 16-20". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERBENA x hortensis 'Vanessa White', Vanessa Series Verbena VERBENA x hortensis 'Vanessa White'
Vanessa Series Verbena

Perennial: Drought tolerant. The new Vanessa series is bred specifically for mildew resistance. Plants flower early and keep their color all season long. Their mounded habit is best for pots, beds, window boxes and baskets. Attracts butterflies. Blooms: spring-fall. Bloom color: white. Size: 12-18" x 18-24". Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z8.

VERONICA 'Novaverblu' (Moody Blues Dark Blue), Dwarf Spike Speedwell VERONICA 'Novaverblu' (Moody Blues Dark Blue)
Dwarf Spike Speedwell

Perennial: Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Compact, bushy habit. Forms tiny blossoms in dense, narrow spikes that are abundant. Good cut flower, container, border and rock garden plant. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: deep blue-violet. Height: 12-14". Width: 12-14". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z3

VERONICA 'Perfectly Picasso', Spike Speedwell VERONICA 'Perfectly Picasso'
Spike Speedwell

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Paintbrush-like spikes produce white buds that open to medium pink flowers. The contrast between the buds & the flowers give this plant a unique bicolor look. Good cut flower, container, woodland, border & rock garden plant. Attracts bees, butterflies & hummingbirds. Blm time: spring-summer. Blm color: white. Ht: 20-24". Width: 20-24". Exp.: sun/part shade. Water: mod. USDA Z4. PPAF

Photo unavailable VERONICA 'Sunny Border Blue'
Speedwell

Perennial: Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Good cut flower, border and rock garden plant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: summer-fall. Bloom color: dark violet. Height: 1.5-2 feet. Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z6. (syn. V. subsessilis 'Sunny Border Blue')

Photo unavailable VERONICA 'Very Van Gogh'
Spike Speedwell

Perennial: Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Good cut flower, container, woodland, border and rock garden plant. Forms tiny blossoms in dense, narrow spikes that are abundant. Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: rosy-purple. Height: 18-20". Width: 20-24". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4. PP#27428

VERONICA 'Waterperry Blue', Speedwell VERONICA 'Waterperry Blue'
Speedwell

Perennial: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Good in sunny borders and rock gardens. Nice dainty blooms surround plant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: light lavender/blue. Size: 4-6" x 12-18". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4.

VERONICA 'Whitewater', Speedwell VERONICA 'Whitewater'
Speedwell

Perennial: Deciduous. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Good in sunny borders and rock gardens. Nice dainty blooms surround plant. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: spring-summer. Bloom color: white. Size: 4-6" x 12-18". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4.

VERONICA liwanensis, Turkish Speedwell VERONICA liwanensis
Turkish Speedwell

Perennial: Evergreen. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Very vigorous. Great groundcover, border, edging and rock garden plant. Can be used as a lawn substitute. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds. Bloom time: late spring-summer. Bloom color: deep blue. Mat forming: 2" x 12-18". Exposure: sun/part shade. Water: moderate. USDA Z4-9.

Pages

A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    K    L    M    N    O    P    R    S    T    V    Y