blue vervain

(Verbena hastata)

               
Conservation Status

IUCN Red List

not yet assessed

blue vervain

NatureServe

N5? - Secure

SNR - Unranked

Minnesota

not listed

Wetland
Indicator
Status

Great Plains

FACW - Facultative wetland

Midwest

FACW - Facultative wetland

Northcentral & Northeast

FACW - Facultative wetland


Identification

See Subordinate Taxa (below) for identifying information.


Distribution Distribution Map   Sources: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 28.

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Taxonomy

Family:

Verbenaceae (verbena)

 

Subfamily:

Verbeneae

 

Genus:

Verbena

 

Section:

Verbena

 

Series:

Candelabrae

 
Subordinate Taxa

blue vervain (Verbena hastata var. hastata)

blue vervain (Verbena hastata var. scabra)

 
Synonyms

 

 
Common
Names

American blue vervain

blue verbena

blue vervain

Simpler’s-joy

swamp verbena

wild hyssop


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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blue vervain (Verbena hastata var. hastata)

  blue vervain (var. hastata)   blue vervain (var. hastata)
       

blue vervain (Verbena hastata var. scabra)

  blue vervain (var. scabra)   blue vervain (var. scabra)
       

Variety Undetermined

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  Verbena hastata BLUE VERVAIN
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  Minnesota Native Plant - Blue Vervain (Verbena Hastata)
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Published on Jul 15, 2013

This video shows the Blue Vervain (Verbena Hastata), a beautiful plant for your native water garden or pond.

 
     
  MyNature Apps; Identifying Blue Vervain, Verbena hastata
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How to identify Blue Vervain, Verbena hastata also known as Verbena, Common Verbena, Common Vervain, Eisenkraut, European Vervain, Herb of Grace, Herb of the Cross, Holy wort, Juno's Tears, Pigeon weed, Simpler's Joy, Turkey Grass, Swamp Vervain, Mosquito Plant, and Wild Hyssop

 
     

 

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