Veronica spicata 'Purpleicious'

Speedwell


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Bushy, clump forming 8" foliage
  • Dense purple flower spikes
  • Dark green foliage
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerant of most soil types as long as well drained.  Flowers best in full sun, but will tolerate part shade.  Deadhead to promote additional blooms.


Height: 15-20 in
Spacing: 12-15 in
Price Level 1: $6.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Purple
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Low Maintenance
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Mass Planting
  • Container
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Rock Garden

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained