VERONICA – Turkish Speedwell

Veronica-Turkish-Speedwell Size: #4 True

Description: Turkish Speedwell (Veronica liwanensis) is a rugged evergreen creeper with deep green leaves and is adorned with cobalt-blue flowers in summer. Turkish Veronica is very useful in rock gardens or sunlit paths, surrounding a patio or adjacent a pond. This charmer is as tough as it is beautiful. Veronica is a durable groundcover that doesn’t wear out its welcome, and is also very drought tolerant and deer resistant.

Spacing: Plant 6″ apart.

Height: Tight to the ground.

How To Grow: Plant in morning shade to full sun.

Foot Traffic: Light

Hardy Zones: 4,5,6,7,8

Tips: Good drainage is necessary for Veronica to grow well and over watering will impair growth.

Uses: A ground cover in and around Patios, Pathways, Pools, Borders, Rock Gardens

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