Genus:
Verbena L.

Verbena bipinnatifida var. nepetifolia (Tidestr.) Jeps.

This variety is accepted, and its native range is Arizona to Texas and NE. Mexico.

[FZ]

Flora Zambesiaca. Vol 8, Pt 7. Avicenniaceae, R. Fernandes. Nesogenaceae, M.A. Diniz. Verbenaceae, R. Fernandes. Lamiaceae, R. Fernandes. 2005.

Morphology Branches
Branches and peduncles hispid-hirsute with long whitish hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves 2–4 cm long, bipinnatifid or trifid with segments deeply incised or divided, the ultimate segments short, 1.5–2.5 mm broad, oblong, acute; blades hirtellous or hirsute on both surfaces, mainly beneath on the nerves; petiole short or absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Spikes solitary on short peduncles, rather compact and head-like in flower, elongating slightly fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 7–9 mm long, angular with green angles, densely long hispid-ciliate and with gland-tipped hairs; calyx teeth unequal, 1–1.5 mm long, triangular at the base and linear-subulate at the apex
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla pink or rose to magenta; tube 10.5–12 mm long, exceeding the calyx by 4–7 mm, villous outside; limb 6–8 mm wide, villous at the base; lobes retuse.
Distribution
Zimbabwe District code: ZIM C. Native of N America (west, central and east of U.S.A and Mexico), cultivated as a garden ornamental some countries.

Native to:

Arizona, Mexico Northeast, New Mexico, Texas

Verbena bipinnatifida var. nepetifolia (Tidestr.) Jeps. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Verbena wrightii 25392.000 No
Wright, C. [1504], New Mexico Verbena wrightii K000759911 isotype Yes

First published in Fl. Calif. 3: 383 (1943)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Glandularia bipinnatifida var. ciliata.]

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0