Veronica gentianoides - Gentian Speedwell

Veronica gentianoides - Gentian Speedwell

$4.00Price

15  open pollinated seeds from our gardens for $4.00.

 

Veronica gentianoides is a very beautiful pale blue perennial veronica which has a very long flowering season and is an excellent cut flower. Due to its compact habit, plant towards the front of a border, ior grow in a pot.  This is an easy to grow plant that pefers rich well-drained soil that is kept consistently moist (do not allow this plant to dry out). It prefers full sun but will also tolerate light shade. Height with flowers 50cm. Summer flowering. 


Sow seeds in autumn.  Using a good quality potting mix carefully place the seed and gently cover with a fine layer of potting mix, Seeds will germinate in Germination takes 4-6 weeks at 15 - 20C.  Once seedlings have reached a height of approximately 10cm, they can be planted out into the garden.  Seeds can also be directly sown. 

 

Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.