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Crater Lake Blue Veronica

Veronica austriaca 'Crater Lake Blue'

SKU
07371
A graceful spreading plant with star-shaped, intensely blue flowers. Ideal for rock gardens, hanging baskets or as groundcover spilling off low walls. Easy to grow in most soils without special care. Herbaceous.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate growth to 12 inches tall and as wide.
Bloom TimeEarly summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorDark Green
Growth HabitMat
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Rock Garden, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Tolerates Poor Soils
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old flower stalks. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-9

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