The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Verbena

The genus Verbena is in the family Verbenaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Verbena

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Verbena alata Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena alata Otto ex Sweet Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena albiflora Rojas Acosta Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × allenii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ambrosiifolia Rydb. ex Small Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × argentina Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × baileyana Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena bangiana Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena barbata Graham Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × bealei Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena berteroi (Meisn.) Schauer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × bingenensis Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena bipinnatifida Nutt. Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × blanchardii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena bonariensis L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena bracteata Cav. ex Lag. & Rodr. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena brasiliensis Vell. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena californica Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena calinfera G.L.Nesom Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena canescens Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena caniuensis Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena carnea Medik. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena carolina L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena carro Speg. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena catamarcensis Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ceratophylla Gillies & Hook. ex Kurtz Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × clemensorum Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena cloverae Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena cochabambensis Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena concepcionis Moldenke Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × covasii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × crookshanksii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena cumingii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena cuneifolia Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × deamii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena delicatula Mart. & Zucc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena demissa Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × dermenii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ehrenbergiana Schauer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × engelmannii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ephedroides Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena falcata G.L.Nesom Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena fastigiata Brandegee Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × fecunda Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × ferax Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ferreyrae Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena filicaulis Schauer Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena glabrata Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × goodmanii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena goyazensis Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena gracilescens (Cham.) Herter Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Verbena gracilis Desf. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena grisea B.L.Rob. & Greenm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena halei Small Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena hastata L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena hayekii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena hirta Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena hispida Ruiz & Pav. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena hortensis Vilm. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena hybrida Groenl. & Rumpler Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × illicita Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena incompta P.W.Michael Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena intermedia Gillies & Hook. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × kondae Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena kuhlmannii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena landbeckii Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena lasiostachys Link Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × lecocqii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena lindbergii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena lindmanii Briq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena litoralis Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena livermorensis B.L.Turner & G.L.Nesom Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena macdougalii A.Heller Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena madrensis G.L.Nesom Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena malmii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × matritensis Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena medicinalis Rojas Acosta Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena menthifolia Benth. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena moctezumae G.L.Nesom & T.Van Devender Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × moechina Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena monacensis Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena montevidensis Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena moranii G.L.Nesom Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena multiglandulosa Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena muscoides Phil. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena neomexicana (A.Gray) Briq. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 2
Verbena neomexicana Small Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena nervosa Scheele Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena nigricans Rojas Acosta Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × noackii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena odonellii Tronc. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena officinalis L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Verbena oklahomensis Moldenke Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena × ostenii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ovata Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena paranensis Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena parvula Hayek Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena perennis Wooton Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Verbena × perplexa Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × perriana Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × perturbata Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena pinetorum Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena plicata Greene Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena pogostoma Klotzsch ex Walp. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena pubescens M. Binder Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena recta Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena regnelliana Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena reitzii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena ribifolia Walp. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena rigida Spreng. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena rufiflora Rojas Acosta Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena rugosa Mill. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × rydbergii Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena sagittalis Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena scabra Vahl Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena scabra Marnock Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena scabrella Sessé & Moc. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × schnackii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena simplex Lehm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26 1
Verbena × solbrigii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena sphaerocarpa L.M.Perry Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena stricta Vent. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena strigosa Cham. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × stuprosa Moldenke Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena subpetiolata N.O'Leary Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × suksdorfii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena supina L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × teasii Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena tenuispicata Stapf Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena townsendii Svenson Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena trachea Phil. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena trifida Kunth Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena tripartita Phil. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Verbena urticifolia L. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena × uruguayensis Moldenke Unresolved L WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena valerianoides Kunth Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena villifolia Hayek Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena weberbaueri Hayek Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26
Verbena xutha Lehm. Accepted H WCSP 2012-03-26

Statistics

The Plant List includes 265 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Verbena. Of these 101 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 181 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Verbena. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 265 species names for the genus Verbena recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 101 38.1%
Synonym 125 47.2%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 39 14.7%

All names

The status of the 446 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Verbena recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 107 24.0%
Synonym 300 67.3%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 39 8.7%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 265 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Verbena, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 96 122 0 0 218 82.3%
Medium confidence 5 3 0 0 8 3.0%
Low confidence 0 0 0 39 39 14.7%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Verbena is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 5 3 0 13 0 21 7.9%
WCSP 96 122 0 25 0 243 91.7%
WCSP (in review) 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.4%