Verbena officinalis L., Sp. Pl. 20 1753. (Syn: Verbena adulterina Hausskn.; Verbena domingensis Urb.; Verbena domingensis var. cubensis Moldenke; Verbena domingensis f. foliosa Moldenke; Verbena macrostachya F.Muell.; Verbena officinalis f. albiflora S.H.Jin & D.D.Ma; Verbena officinalis var. anatolica Kereszty; Verbena officinalis f. anomala Moldenke; Verbena officinalis var. eremicola Munir; Verbena officinalis f. fimbriata Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. grandiflora Hausskn.; Verbena officinalis var. illyrica Kereszty; Verbena officinalis f. lobata Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. macrophylla Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. macrostachya (F.Muell.) Benth.; Verbena officinalis f. microphylla Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. minima Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. orientalis Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. prostrata Gren. & Godr.;  Verbena officinalis var. racemosa Kereszty; Verbena officinalis var. ramosa H.Lév.; Verbena officinalis var. spuria (L.) Hook.; Verbena rumelica Velen.; Verbena sororia D.Don; Verbena spicata Gilib. [Invalid]; Verbena spuria L.; Verbena urticifolia var. riparia (Raf. ex Small & A.Heller) Britton; Verbena vulgaris Bubani);
Native to: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Assam, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Egypt, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hainan, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kirgizstan, Korea, Kriti, Krym, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Netherlands, New South Wales, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northern Territory, Northwest European R, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Queensland, Romania, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Australia, South European Russi, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tasmania, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Western Sahara, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia; Introduced into: Alabama, Amsterdam-St.Paul Is, Azores, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, California, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Chile Central, Colorado, Connecticut, Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Madeira, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Michigan, Mississippi, New Caledonia, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Niger, Niue, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Tristan da Cunha, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin as per POWO;
Common name: Vervain, Simpler’s Joy, European vervain, Herb of Grace, Tharo-phijub (Manipuri)

Kalatope id al010611a:
A tiny flower on a tall plant for id ..
Location Kalatope, Chamba
Altitude 2100 mts
Habit herb
Habitat wild
Plant height 2 feet
flower diameter >1cm


Lamiaceae & Verbenaceae Week: Verbenaceae, Verbena officinalis from Kashmir:
Verbena officinalis, the common wild Verbena photographed from Avanti Pura in Kashmir.

Flora of Haryana: Verbena officinalis from a village near Nilokheri:
Verbena officinalis from a village near Nilokheri


HP, Oct 2014 :: Requesting ID :: ARKDEC-22 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (7).  Requesting to please provide ID of this small plant by the roadside near Manali, HP in October 2014.

This is Verbena officinalis

Attached are pictures of Verbena officinalis captured at Manali in October 2014.
Was posted on the forum earlier and identified.

Verbena officinalis, the common wild Verbena
photographed from Avanti Pura in Kashmir.


Lamiaceae (Incl. Verbenaceae) Fortnight: Verbena officinalis from Panipat- NS May 93/93 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
This is a common herb of our area..
Verbena officinalis

Nice pictures. I cant go beyond Verbena spp. i would like … to ‘ opinion

SK226DEC07-2016:ID : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (11)
Location: Chobhar Height, Kathmandur , Nepal
Altitude:  4600 ft.
Date: 15 Septemberr 2016

Verbena officinalis (Verbenaceae) to me.
V.officinalis in eFI.

Verbena officinalis L : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (7)
Sharing some pictures of Verbena officinalis L shot at Chobhar Hills Kathmandu Nepal on 15 September 2015 at 4500 ft.
Nepali Name : Bhek Paadee भेक पादी / Pitta Maaree   पित्त मारी  

Hope ID is correct !

Yes, correctly identified …

Lamiaceae herb from Manali area : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4)
Wild herb from Manali area

Verbena officinalis (Verbenaceae) to me.

Verbena officinalis L : 7 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (9) – around 400 kb each.
Location: Chobhar, Kathmandu, Nepal  
Date: 7 August 2018
Elevation: 4500 ft.
Habit : Wild

Attachments (1)- 633 kb.

V. officinalis L. is also well present in the European Alps. I have plenty of them in my garden… 🙂


Verbena officinalis: 3 high res. images.

Habit:Erect herbaceous plant. 
Height: 2.5 -3. 5 feet.
Leaves: Full green in colour.

Yes common in Kashmir.


Srinagar, August 2022 :: Flower spikes ID :: ARK2022-117: 3 high res. images.

This was at Ganderbal near Srinagar, Kashmir in August 2022.
Requested to please ID.

Verbena officinalis L. !

Verbena officinalis

I also agree as per images at Verbena officinalis L.



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