Other Names: Common Vervain and Wild Hyssop
Plant Family: Vervain, Verbenaceae
Wetland Indicator Status: FACW
Blue Vervain (Verbana hastate) is another one of those wetland plants that makes a nice addition to a shoreland restoration, rain garden, or other wet spot on your property. The stems rise out of the snow as if in defiance of winter, and a reminder that summer will come again.