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Taxon: Verbena hastata L.

 
Genus: Verbena
Section: Verbena
Family: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 41157
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:20. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 9 (9 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • American blue vervain  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • American vervain  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • blue vervain  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • simpler's-joy  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • wild hyssop  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • blue vervain    - English (Canada)
  • verveine hastée   - French (Canada)
  • verbena  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • blåverbena  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Québec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (s.), Manitoba (s.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho (s.w.), Montana, Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Utah (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Barber, S. C. 1982. Taxonomic studies in the Verbena stricta complex (Verbenaceae). Syst. Bot. 7:455. URL: www.aspt.net/systematic-botany
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  5. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  6. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  7. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 206-207.
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  10. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  11. Hinds, H. R. 2000. Flora of New Brunswick, ed. 2.
  12. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  13. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  14. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: with two varieties
  15. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  16. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  18. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  19. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  20. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  21. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  22. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967-. The vascular flora of Ohio.
  23. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  24. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  25. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  26. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2.
  27. Voss, E. 1972-. Michigan flora.
  28. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
  29. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Verbenaceae&GenusID=Verbena&SpeciesID=hastata target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Verbena hastata L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=41157. Accessed 18 October 2019.