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Verbena x 'Balazred'

AZTEC RED VERBENA

Buy Aztec Red Verbena online. A free- tender plant is both heat and drought tolerant. Spreads with creeping, rooting stems. Best in well-drained soil for rock gardens or edging. Cluster of red flowers from summer to fall. Attracts butterflies.

Height:

6-12 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

8-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Habit*
  • Prostrate Growing/Groundcover
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Fragrant
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Well-Drained
  • Average
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Low Water Use
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Border Plant
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rock Gardens
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Groundcover
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Verbena is very easy to grow and adapts to most soil conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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