Moody Blues® Light Blue Veronica

Veronica spicata 'Novaverlig' PP #26,661

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40926
Light blue flower spikes rise above long, narrow creased leaves, covering this compact bloomer all season long, flowering up to the first frost. The small size and vibrantly colored blooms make it a wonderful vertical element for mixed containers, border fronts, and cutting gardens. An herbaceous perennial.
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Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationveh-RON-ih-ka spi-KAH-tuh
Average Size at MaturityModerately fast growing; reaches 12 to 14 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring to Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dense Habit, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fast Growing, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Coneflower (Echinacea); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)

Thrives in average, fast draining soils with consistent moisture; avoid overly wet winter conditions. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Clip spent flower stems for a neat appearance. Cut back to basal growth after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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