Verbena hastata

Common Names: American vervain, blue vervain, swamp verbena, simpler's joy
Category: Plants
Sub-category: Verbena family

Opposite, simple leaves which have double-serate margins, borne on stiffly erect, branching square stems. The flowers are purple.

Typically found in moist or wet soils, wet meadows, or near freshwater sources. Blooms in summer.

Primary Flower Color: Blue/Purple
Secondary Flower Color: Blue/Purple
Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.