Blue Carpet Veronica
Veronica spicata 'Blue Carpet'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||veh-RON-ih-ka spi-KAH-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Grows to 4 - 8 in. tall and 10 - 12 in. wide|
|Bloom Time||Violet-blue flower spikes in late spring to summer.|
|Design Ideas||Plant this handsome perennial in the rockery or tuck it into corners of the border where the violet blue flower spikes will stand out. Stunning when combined with the bright yellows of Coreopsis.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Performs in all soil types, provided it is well drained. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Shear lightly after blooming to encourage fresh foliage and possibly repeat flowering in the autumn. Clumps are easily divided in spring or early fall.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9