University of Florida

Plant Identification Learning Module:
Flowers and Foliage

Verbena (Verbena x hybrida)

Verbena x hybrida is an evergreen herbaceous annual or perennial with a creeping growth habit. Leaves are simple, opposite, ovate to ovate-oblong and margins are toothed. Its fragrant flowers are borne in flattened umbels on square stems. Flower colors are pink, red, white, yellow, blue and purple.