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Summerwine Ninebark and Other Plant Varieties

Find out about 17 plant varieties and how to care for them in specific zones.

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Homestead Purple Verbena(6 of 17)

- Annual trailing verbena grown as a groundcover that blooms profusely all season with purple flowers.
- Plant in loose organic soil that is well-drained; makes an excellent container plant; attracts butterflies.
- Plant in full sun
- Height: 8-12 inches
- Width: 12-18 inches, spreading
- Grown as an annual in all zones:

All Zones: Plant in spring after danger of frost has passed; plant in full sun; water when dry; bring indoors for winter or discard plants after first killing frost.

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