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Veronica austriaca subsp. teucrium
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Plant Type: Perennials

This speedwell is a compact, mound-forming plant with upright to sprawling stems. 'Crater Lake Blue' features short, dense racemes of tiny, saucer-shaped, intense gentian blue flowers which appear on upright flowering stems. Blooms in late spring to early summer.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Plants may be trimmed back after flowering to revitalize and to encourage new foliage growth, with a resulting sparse and intermittent rebloom possibly occurring late summer to fall.

Flower Color

Genetian blue

Foliage Color

Plant Spread

.75-1ft.

Good Companions

Plant Height

1-1.5 ft.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-8

Soil Moisture

Medium well-drained soil


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Has showy flowers, Use in rock gardens or border fronts.

Bloom Time

May to June

Critter Resistance

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests