Page author: David Giblin
Verbena officinalis
herb of the cross, European vervain

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Oregon, scattered eastward across the U.S. to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Fields, roadsides, wastelots, and other disturbed areas.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Verbena officinalis L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 20. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Verbena officinalis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Verbena officinalis checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Verbena officinalis information.

E-Flora BC: Verbena officinalis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Verbena officinalis photos.

USDA Plants: Verbena officinalis information.

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