Scientific Name : Veronica longifolia
Common Name : Speedwell
Hardiness Zone : 4a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -30°F (-34°C)
Blooming Season : Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : None or when needed only
Spacing : 20 - 24" (51 - 61cm)
Height : 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)
Width : 18 - 20" (46 - 51cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : This sun-loving perennial is known for its easy care.
Violet-purple flowers cover dark green leaves.
You can expect additional blooming power later in the season if the flowers are sheared back.
Idea & Tips : Tolerant of most well-drained soil types and partial shade, though plants will bloom heavier in full sun.
Removing spent flowers may promote re-bloom.
Grower Information : Discover your new Speedwell staple! Violet-purple flowers cover the top half of the plant, showcasing its dark green foliage. A remontant variety; shearing will encourage reblooming later in the season.
Protection Information : PP29,377
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Walters Gardens