Corn Speedwell (Veronica arvensis) in the Veronicas Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Corn Speedwell
Give a thumbs up Field Speedwell

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Plant Height: 2 to 8 inches
Fruit: Other: Heart shaped capsule containing numerous tinyseeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

Photo by Leo Michels

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Southeast Month in Bloom - January & February 2017 by Danita Feb 25, 2017 10:35 AM 20
Are these weeds ? by cpmub1 Jun 30, 2016 4:30 AM 6
Plants for mini gardens by purpleinopp Jan 16, 2018 1:30 PM 95

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Veronicas Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Veronica

« The Veronicas Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "Asperula"