Veronica Longifolia Common Name Long Leaf Speedwell

(='Blauriesin') One of the tallest selections of Speedwell, making a great display in the summer garden, and exceptional for cutting.

Plants form a bushy, upright clump of bright green leaves, bearing long branching spikes of bright violet-blue flowers in midsummer.

May require staking to keep plants from flopping.  

Clumps are easily divided in spring or fall.

Flowers are attractive to butterflies.!

 

Hardiness zone: 3-9

Sun Exposure: Full Sun  

Soil Moisture: Average or Moist

Flower Color: Deep Blue

Blooming Time: Early- Mid Summer  
Foliage Color: Deep Green

Plant Uses: Border, Cut Flower

FlowerHead Size: very Large

Height: 35-39 inches

Spread: 22-27 inches

Resistant for: Rabbit and Deer

Attracts: Attracts Butterflies