Corn Speedwell (Veronica arvensis) in the Veronicas Database

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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
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Weed ID please! by bkb41 May 12, 2018 5:00 PM 1
What are these? by cindyfowler2 Jan 22, 2018 7:51 PM 5
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 Jul 13, 2018 6:16 AM 115

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