A.k.a. rose vervain. This wild vervain has flowers that resemble phlox, with leaves an entirely different texture! Forms attractive clumps as plants mature, and is easily grown in dry soils. Adaptable to soil type, but may need to be kept clear or taller and more aggressive plants in fertile soils.
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture: Mesic, Dry Mesic, Dry
Soil Type: Adaptable
Bloom Color: Purple/Pink
Bloom Time: May-Aug
Root Type: Fiberous
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers likely attract bees, butterflies, and skippers. Hosts a few small insects. Browsing is likely minimal.