Scientific Name : Verbena canadensis
Common Name : Rose Vervain
Hardiness Zone : 6b - 9a
Hardiness Degree : 15°F (-9°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Frost Tolerant
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 28 - 32" (71 - 81cm)
Height : 4 - 6" (10 - 15cm)
Width : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : ‘Homestead Hot Pink’, like its namesake ‘Homestead Purple’, produces a carpet of color and features Zone-6 hardiness. Hot pink blooms work wonderfully as a groundcover. Mildew resistant, too.
Idea & Tips : Prefers well-drained soils in a sunny location. Fertilize monthly during the growing season to promote season-long flowering.
: Hardy Verbena with a profusion of brightly colored flowers.
- Like its namesake ‘Homestead Purple’, this variety produces a carpet of color and features Zone-6 hardiness.
- Hot pink blooms work wonderfully as a groundcover.
- Mildew resistant, too.
'Homestead Hot Pink'
Protection Information : PPAF
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
Low to moderate
50-75 ppm N starting Day 7
Yes, one to two times in propagation.
35-42 days after sticking
Nights: 56 to 64°F (13 to 18°C) Days: 65 to 76°F (18 to 24°C)
5,000 to 8,000
Long day facultative
Use a balanced fertilizer at a rate of 150 to 175 ppm N.
Typically not required
B-Nine/Cycocel sprays 2,500/1,000 ppm
Not particularly sensitive. Use well-drained media.
March to October
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