The plants are erect, 12-24 inches tall and have few branches. The leaves are 2-5 inches long, narrow at the base and very short. Small blue-purple flowers all summer.
Ruellia brittoniana 'Katie'
Funnel shaped flowers on low growing perennial in warm climates. The grey green leaves have fine hairs. Blooms profusely and continuously but each flower lasts one day.
This plant produces fragrant honey scented flowers from spring until fall. Leaves are linear giving the plant an overall fine texture.
A deciduous perennial grass. It forms tufts that reach 3′ tall and 18″s wide. It has rough stems with long, narrow, bronze leaf blades. Bears pink to purplish pink plumes.
Discovered in a backyard in Georgia and now virus-indexed, it continues to be a top seller across the country. Verbena ‘Homestead Purple’ can reach 4-6″ tall at maturity.