|Long-time garden favorites, Speedwells' elegant spiky flowers appear on small, creeping, rock garden or container plants, as well as medium and tall flower border and cutting garden candidates. Flowers mass in white, rose, pink, and pale or deep blue. Their attractive pointed leaves range from glossy to gray and fuzzy. Low, mat-like varieties can tolerate less water than taller forms. They prefer full sun in cool climates and part shade in hot climates. Sold in containers in the spring.
This has short blue spiked flowers in summers. Good edging for the front of flower borders, in plantings, and in rock gardens. 'Heidekind' is a compact grower with rosy pink flowers.
Attributes - Veronica spicata 'Nana'
Plant Type: Perennial
Bloom Season: Early Summer through Late Summer
Flower Color: Blue
Height: 8 in. to 10 in.
Width: 1 ft. 6 in.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Container Plants, Long Blooming, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Root Rot.