Veronica spicata 'Royal Candles'

Speedwell


Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

  • Vigorous plant
  • Violet blue flower spoles
  • Glossy foliage
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting



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: Blue
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $30~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

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

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained