Verbena bonariensis is an annual or perennial herbaceous depending on the climatic zone where it is cultivated and belongs yo the verbenaceaes family.
The attractiveness of this plant lies in the intense purple colour of its showy flowers.
It is fast growing plant.
Verbena bonaerensis needs normal soil with good drainage and direct sun exposure or partial shade.
Irrigation should be moderate. Do not overwater
In cold climates zones Verbena bonaerensis is cultivated as an annual, and its seeds may re-sprout the following season.
In warmer climates zones it is a perennial that will lose its leaves during the winter, and that after being cut back in the spring it is likely that It will re-emerge.
It does not usually suffer from pests or diseases although it can wilt due to excess water.