Sandpaper Vervain (Verbena scabra)


Verbena Scabra, or more commonly know as Sandpaper Vervain, is a subshrub forb/herb of the genus Verbena. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Verbena Scabra or Sandpaper Vervain's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Puerto Rico, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Verbena
  • Family: Verbenaceae
  • Order: Lamiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) PR (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FACW) 2(FACW+) 6(OBL) 7(OBL) 0(OBL) C(FAC)

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