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Veronica (ver-on'-e-ka)

Speedwell

Handsome plants with masses of flowers. Tall-growing varieties can be used in borders, low-growing varieties can be used for edging. Veronica is so named to honor St. Veronica. Companion Plants: Asclepias, Dendranthema, Geranium, Malva.

'Christy'

Beautiful true blue blooms, lacy green foliage. Blooms early spring, grows 6-8".

Hardiness Zone: 5-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade

'Baby Doll'

Lovely new shorter variety with spikes of mid-pink flowers, lush green leaves and good uniform habit. Blooms early to late summer, and grows 10".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGround Cover

'Fairy Tale'

Delicate details are a feature of this delightful variety. Spikes of pale-pink flowers with deep-pink protruding stamens. Silvered green foliage. Blooms ealrly to late summer and grows 16".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGround Cover

'Giles van Hess'

A dwarf spreading plant with short spikes of a clear bright medium pink. It forms a dense mat for the front of the border or rock garden. Blooms early to mid-summer, and grows 6".

Hardiness Zone: 6

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood for Dry Locations

#1 Cont., QT

'Goodness Grows'

Goodness Grows is the longest-blooming Veronica and also the most adaptable. It's a compact plant about a foot tall. The flowers are a lovely, deep blue that goes with just about anything. An outstanding edging for a sunny garden. Blooms late spring through fall, and grows 10-12" tall.

Hardiness Zone: 3

Full Sun Attracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut Flower

Longifolia 'Eveline'

This perennial produces forests of upright, tapering spikes, densely packed with bright purple flowers. They are handsomely set off by rich green foliage that develops bronze tones in fall. Plants bloom over a long period in summer, and grows 12-24".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesAttracts HummingbirdsDeer ResistantGood Cut Flower

repens 'Sunshine'

Golden Creeping

Blue flower spikes cover tiny, chartreuse-gold leaves, very durable, mat-forming plant, blooms early to mid summer, grows 1-4".

Hardiness Zone: 4-9, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood For Wet LocationsGround Cover

spicata 'Red Fox'

Stately spikes of deep rosy-red flowers grace mounds of green foliage, long flowering period, blooms early to late summer, grows 10-12".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGood for Dry LocationsGround Cover

#1 Cont.

spicata 'Royal Candles'

Rigidly upright, compact form, sturdy spikes of violet-blue flowers, blooms late spring - early summer, grows 12". PP# 18932.

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesGood Cut FlowerGood for Dry Locations

#1 Cont., QT

'Sunny Border Blue'

1993 Perennial Plant of the Year, deep royal blue spikes rise above bushy, dark green foliage, blooms early summer - mid fall, grows 18-20".

Hardiness Zone: 4-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesDeer ResistantGood Cut FlowerGood for Dry Locations

#1 Cont.

'Tickled Pink'

A breakthrough color for a Veronica with bubble-gum pink blooms. Also known to be more vigorous and to have longer lasting blooms, as with most perennials bloom time can be extended by cutting spent flowers. Blooms late spring to mid summer, and grows 15".

Hardiness Zone: 5-9

Full Sun to Part Sun/Shade Attracts ButterfliesAttracts HummingbirdsGood Cut Flower

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