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Speedwell

Veronica spicata 'Heidekind'

Also known as

Spiked speedwell

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

50cm

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Speedwell Overview

This is a clump-forming perennial which is grown for its dense spikes of tiny blue, white or lavender flowers which will rise above the toothed, glossy foliage.

Common problems with Speedwell

How to propagate Speedwell

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or spring, from cuttings in summer.

Seed

Division

Division in early spring or early autumn.

Other uses of Speedwell

Border. Summer interest.