Verbena, Texas

Verbena, Texas, is located on Farm Road 2008 about twelve miles northeast of Post in northeast Garza County.

Verbena Community Church. Named for Mrs. J. B. Cotton, a charter member. Built 1904, replacing brush arbor used by all denominations in summertime services. Became shelter from blizzards. Only duty of a refugee here was replacement of wood burned. Each must chop enough to warm next distress party. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1964. Historical marker text, 1965.

Marker Location: From Post, take Hwy. 380 East about 10 miles, then take Hwy. 2008 about 5 miles north

Verbena at Texas Escapes.

Verbena, Texas History from the Handbook of Texas Online.


Verbena, TX 33° 16′ 37.848″ N, 101° 11′ 44.5812″ W