Veronica peduncularis (or umbrosa) Georgia Blue

Creeping Speedwell, Speedwell

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 6-8" (Plant 12-14" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Spring to Late Spring
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
The rich blue flowers of Veronica Georgia Blue have white eyes and smother the lush backdrop of deep green glossy foliage. Tips are tinged with burgundy and copper overtones. Burgundy tones will intensify during the cooler months. Great for a slope, even in the south. An impressive evergreen groundcover.

Features to Note:

  • Evergreen
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Seaside/Salt Tolerant
  • Groundcovers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant

Veronica General Information:

Veronica provide some of the clearest true blues available in perennials, along with rich purples, pinks, and whites. Neat tidy plants have glossy foliage and will fill in without overpowering. Long-lasting color.

Veronica Plant Care:

Prefers evenly moist soil with good winter drainage. Can be divided every 3 years in spring or fall. To keep tidy plants, shear back by 1/2 after flowering. If not cut back in summer, prune down to basal growth in late autumn.

$10.95 ea.
(3+) $10.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: VEGB