TROPICAL PLANT ENCYCLOPEDIA


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Veronica sp., Speedwell
Veronica spicata 'Royal Candles'

Veronica sp.

Speedwell
Family: Plantaginaceae
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

It forms a low bushy mound of dark green leaves, bearing short spikes of bright blue flowers in early summer for several weeks.





Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/veronica_sp.htm