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Muller, Thomas L.
Abronia angustifolia Greene
Purple sand verbena, Narrow-leaf sand-verbena
USDA Symbol: ABAN
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Flower:
Flowers in 2 inch heads
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug
AZ , NM , TX Native Habitat:
Prairie, Plains, Meadows, Pastures, Savannahs, Woodlands edge, Opening USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Sandy
BenefitUse Ornamental: Blooms ornamental, Color, Rock gardens, Rocky hillside
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
PropagationPropagation Material: Seeds
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Record Modified: 2009-02-21
Research By: EL