Pretty purple pansies In pristine purple glass, Peer through the frosted pane As hours of winter pass! Laughing at the winds That chill the ground below, Pretty purple pansies, Feel no fear I know! (Penned by SummerGypsy
Verbena bonariensis is a great herbaceous perennial which grows up to around in height, seeding itself all over the place. Despite its height, it is not a dense plant and therefore can be planted anywhere in the border as you can see through it.