Invasive status in SA: Cat. 1b.
Tall herb with square stems covered with stiff hairs. Widespread in the southern Cape wherever there is moist ground-hence also known as the Blouwater Bossie. Imported alien growing in the long grass west of the tennis courts.
October, November, December, January, February, March, April
Verbena bonariensisFamily Name: VERBENACEAE
Common Name: Purple Top
1.5 m October, November, December, January, February, March, April