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Blue Vervain
Verbena hastata
Uses: Medicinal Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 3-9)
When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall Ease of Germination: Moderate/Special Treatment Required
Beautiful native North American wildflower blooming with spikes of purple blossoms that appear from summer through fall. Pollinators cant resist a visit! Seeds must be stratified before germination! Traditionally used as a sedative, relaxant, nerve tonic, antispasmotic and analgesic. Diaphoretic properties led to its use for febrile infections. It is extremely bitter, which is why most people refuse to take it as a tea, but rather dosed as a tincture. Used in combination to combat hot flashes and other symptoms related to menopause, nervous tension and bitter. Plant in full sun, in well drained, rich soil. Height 2-6 feet.
S6631 Seeds $2.75/pkt
S6631 Bulk Seeds $12.00/10g, $84.00/100g
Currency: United States Dollar

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