Verbena are sun loving, low growing, extraordinary summer plants perfect for many gardens. They need regular watering but don't like their roots to stay wet so make sure they are planted in a well drained area. Verbena thrive as borders, in mass planting, or in containers. Bright red flowers cover the dark green foliage all summer. Trailing habit makes it perfect for hanging baskets, containers or in the sunny border. Butterflies flock to the colorful blooms.