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Veronica gentianoides

More About Veronica gentianoides

  • Low-growing, compact, perennial
  • Light blue, flower spikes
  • Lance-shaped, thick, dark green, basal leaves
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer
  • Flower Height: 45 cm
  • Foliage Height: 20 cm

Zone:

2

Height:

20-25 cm

Spread:

30-50 cm

Colour:

Blue (light)
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Gentian Speedwell Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. Not tolerant of drought conditions. Prune dead flower stems to maintain a tidy habit and possibly extend the flowering time. 


Veronica gentianoides Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Border/edging