Veronica spicata

Spike Speedwell

Garden(s):

LoH2O, Border, Old Post, Oval, Wall 2, Wall 3

Type:

Perennial

Height:

40-75 cm (16-30 in)

Spread:

30 cm (12 in)

Light:

Full Sun

Water:

Low, Moderate

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

July, August, September

Bloom Colour:

Pink, Purple, Blue, White

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Loamy, Well-Drained

Notes:

Spiked speedwell has a long bloom time. 'Red Fox' is prone to powdery mildew. Deer resistant. Attracts bees, hummingbirds and butterflies. It is advisable to remove faded blooms to encourage maximum blooming.

“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
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