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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