Taxon  Report   8238 
Verbena scabra  M. Vahl
Rough vervain,  Sandpaper vervain
Verbena scabra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Genus: Verbena
Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Verbena scabra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 20, 2018).

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