Wild Verbena (2)

Glandularia bipinnatifida

Wild Verbena
Glandularia bipinnatifida (Verbena ambrosifolia)

Family: Verbena (Verbenaceae)
AKA: Dakota Vervain, Showy Vervain
Photo taken on: May 28, 2008
Location: White Rock, NM
Life Zones: Plains to foothills
Habitat: Roadsides, meadows

Branches to 18" long. It can be erect or creeping. Flowers grow in showy clusters at the end of the stems.

Glandularia bipinnatifida

Glandularia wrightii

Desert Verbena
Glandularia wrightii (Verbena wrightii)

Family: Verbena (Verbenaceae)
Photo taken on: October 13, 2010
Location: White Rock Canyon, NM
Life Zones: Foothills to montane
Habitat: Rocky slopes

Grows to 2ft with upright stems and dissected leaves.

Blue/Purple Round Clusters