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Veronica spicata 'Giles van Hees'

Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

More About Veronica spicata 'Giles van Hees'

  • Compact, dwarf, mounding habit
  • Bright reddish-pink flower spikes
  • Lance-shaped, medium green foliage
  • Bloom Time: Early summer to early fall
  • Flower Height: 20-25 cm
  • Foliage Height: 15 cm

Zone:

4

Height:

15-17 cm

Spread:

25-30 cm

Colour:

Pink (deep)
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Speedwell Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. Light shade tolerant, but flowers better in full sun. Remove spent flowers to promote additional flowers throughout the fall. Easy, low maintenance perennial. 


Veronica spicata 'Giles van Hees' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Compact
Dwarf
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging