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Tapien® Blue Violet Verbena hybrid

  • Exposure
    • Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 3 - 7 Inches
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Tapien® Blue Violet Verbena hybrid

Sun 3 - 7

Features

My pot or YOURS?

An endless carpet of blue-violet blooms all season; excellent annual ground cover

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Deadheading Not Necessary
Attracts: 
Butterflies
Native to North America

Characteristics

Duration: 
Annual
Height Category: 
Short
Garden Height: 
3 - 7 Inches
Trails Up To: 
36 Inches
Spacing: 
8 - 10 Inches
Spread: 
12 - 36 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Blue
Flower Colors: 
Purple
Flower Shade: 
Blue-Purple
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Shade: 
Green
Habit: 
Trailing
Container Role: 
Spiller

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Planting To Hard Frost
Hardiness Zones: 
8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10b, 11a, 11b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Use in hanging baskets, window boxes, landscaping and combinations

Maintenance Notes: 

Self-cleaning, no deadheading necessary.

Tapien is the ultimate flowering groundcover and basket plant; fast growing, versatile, with a neat, multi-branching growth habit. Also a superior bedding plant, its elegant feathered leaves and delicate, brightly-colored flowers form a carpet of blossoms.

Tapien® Blue Violet Verbena hybrid 'SUNmaref TPV' USPP 9,411, Can 1,081

Award Year Award Plant Trial
2005 Top 25 Cornell University
2005 Top 25 Cornell University
2005 Top 25 Cornell University
2005 Top 25 Cornell University
1995 Top Performer University of Georgia
1995 Top Performer University of Georgia
1995 Top Performer University of Georgia
1995 Top Performer University of Georgia
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